Dr John Celes

Veteran Poet - 3,362 Points (14-2-1957 / Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India)

What’s Holy Matrimony (Marriage) ?


A carriage divine,
With earthly wheels unequal,
Plying on mundane terrain of all kinds,
With varying speeds,
Pulled by horses of virtues,
Driven by mutual love, will-power and forgiveness.

It holds just spouses two,
Of opposite sex,
To start with;
And children join with time,
Adding more joy and woes,
With wavering harmony,
Set to go towards heaven,
But if callous,
Could turn hell-bound!

Copyright by Dr John Celes 1-31-2010

Submitted: Saturday, January 30, 2010

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