Sunday, December 1, 2013

On Illness (Poem 243)

From without, betrayal can 
     rob your life of love,
     turn a summer day 
     to gray, a sparkling 
     sea to mud.
From within betrayal can 
     rob your love of life,
     suddenly your faith is gone,
     the songs you hummed
     fall silent.

(c) 2013, by Hannah Six