To See Eternity in the Night

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I’ve seen eternity in the night
Cosmic night winds fiercely fight
shielding eyes from radiance bright
As all I’ve feared, flings from my sight
 
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While round beneath in days and years
life survives familiar spheres
and I, I am reduced to tears
 
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For now that I celestial be
My universe has set me free
Still part of Earth’s reality
With cosmic time’s duality
I have my immortality
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 Penny L Howe, 2014
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Happy Weekend everyone, have a great one!
~ Penny

 

6 thoughts on “To See Eternity in the Night

  1. I love this poem Penny. It makes me think of a God or a universe looking down and seeing with sadness the world as it is, and what it could have been.

    • Thank you Alastair! This poem just came out of the blue, I couldn’t write it down fast enough, like someone was standing behind me dictating – love when that happens. I feel a great connection to well … life I guess! 🙂 xo

      • I love those poems. Although it has been a while since I have written one, and a while since I have written in my book as well. There’s something missing at the moment. Maybe after the new year it will come back.

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