Just Out Of Reach



Over the horizon
a harp is playing

Its call recurring,
its tone Divine

Beyond the swell,
a calm is waiting

Its breeze untethered
—to flow sublime

(Book Of Prayers: November, 2020)
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Submitted by KurtPhilipBehm on November 18, 2020

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Words 31
Stanzas 5
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