Great Cape Escape 2015: Saved

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SAVED

Resigned,

set still

and unmoved

at the wayside.

Wings folded,

head bowed —

an endless prayer

in wait for

the viaticum…

then sudden breath

set feathers aflutter

once more.


©2015, Jen Payne, #26 National Poetry Month
Photo ©2015, Jen Payne; Cape Cod, Massachusetts.

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