DEATH

Oh Death,
Within your peaceful
Silent realm
What secrets
Do you hold?
Yours is beauty untold.
Within your portals,
Palace halls,
There is no great,
Nor small.
Why are you feared?
You do no harm.
You heal instead.
You bring the peace
So cherished in the hearts of man.

 

1997 by Pasqual S. Schievella