that life – 1

he that dwells in empty air
shall then upon the morrow find
the ‘seeming’ is no longer there —
a vanity, a trick of mind

the was, the were, the lords of earth,
the all that care, the none that save:
a life of promised joy at birth
resulting in an unattended

grave

Author: Beleaguered Servant

Owen "Beleaguered" Servant (a/k/a Sibelius Russell) writes poetry mostly, with an occasional pause to have a seizure.

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