Martha E. Johann

(Hagerstown, MD, USA)

The Trial - Poem by Martha E. Johann

"Guilty," said Pontius Pilot,
As he washed his hands,
In compliance with Roman Law,
"Ye hypocrites!
Who was your hands-
in Roman Law
And forget to wash your soul-
In the Law
Of the Ten Commandments!"
Our Trial?

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 2, 2003

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