Pentecost +7 A

from here to eternity

hold on to your winged feet
life is mercurial
found only to be lost
in the finding

in such expected loss
new possibilities open
while past sensibilities
are sacrificed

how long rings the cry
'til the lost is found again
and lost again
'til a gain is simply gain

so let us not be exercised
regarding some specific
model of freedom
for life complexly is