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~ Poetry by me ~



The Fountain

A jet of water, upwards in a gush
above the pool was rising with a rush,
as if to reach the heavens was its aim;
it kissed the sky, and bent, and downwards came.

A mighty labor for a second´s bliss,
yet still it never ceased to reach and miss.
So does my soul for Asgard´s splendor yearn,
but must from shining heights to Earth return.

© 2009 Michaela Macha

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This work by Michaela Macha (www.odins-gift.com) is licensed
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Image: EA-SNS015 by ~Edizkan. Used according to artist's license.