Verus Sanguine


Verus Sanguine Poems

1. Pearls 10/26/2012
2. From The Morning 10/26/2012
3. Rising 10/26/2012
4. Past The Clouds 10/26/2012
5. Bread Upon The Waters 10/26/2012
Best Poem of Verus Sanguine

Bread Upon The Waters

Cling loosely to that which you cannot keep
To all your riches, your comforts, your luxuries
And the perfume with which flattering, double-edged tongues
Lavish your name and rend your soul
Hold fast to that which you cannot lose
To what death nor life could take from you
And though this wind may change direction,
By dawn, you'll cast your anchor ashore

For better the destitute man with joy and solace
Than the wealthy man with endless torment
Better are dust and spirit
Than gold and wasted pride

So cast your bread upon the waters
And ...

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