The Compass



Angels from Light,
Satan from Flame,
Man from Dust,
Unto dust he ends!
Light has no pith,
No marrow in Fire,
Dust has a core;
Hot, cool and pure.
Many a Dimensions,
Thoughts and hues,
Passions and Emotions,
Only dust has it all.
No Origin or end,
'Soul', we call the Compass

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a short poetic travers over the dampened turf of cosmic realities.

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Submitted by icehousearabia on July 24, 2022

Modified on March 05, 2023

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