Genuflection

peony.jpg

 

She bends,

broken;

life has stripped

all illusory

.

power and prestige

from bandaged

eyes. She knows

now how poor,

.

blind, pitiful

and naked

she has been all

along. So

.

she does

what she should have

done long ago –

genuflects.

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7 comments on “Genuflection

  1. Gallivanta says:

    Genuflects; we must if we wish to be blessed 🙂

  2. Melody, you’ve taught me a new word and blessed me with another beautiful post. 🙂

    Blessings ~ Wendy

  3. Caddo-Jael says:

    Humility, very lovely–peony, right?

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