Sunday, April 5, 2015

April 5th Poem - Also


“And when he has found it, he lays it upon his shoulders rejoicing.”    St. Luke 15:5

when the shepherd found you,
touched you, calmed you,
made your breath like music,
lifting you to his shoulders
you nuzzled his face,
a laugh spurted from him
and he said, “I am glad also.”

from Singing Magic by Barbara Alfaro
© Barbara Alfaro

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