Tag: ripples

Like the waters

I HEARD the old, old men say,‘Everything alters,And one by one we drop away.’They had hands like claws, and their kneesWere twisted like the old thorn-treesBy the waters.I heard the old, old men say,‘All that’s beautiful drifts awayLike the waters.’ The Old Men Admiring… Continue Reading “Like the waters”

Ripples of mirth

This autumn morning! How he sets his bonesTo bask i’ the sun, and thrusts out knees and feetFor the ripple to run over in its mirth; Robert Browning ~ Among the rocks Sunday Sayings: A pick from the poets, writers or scriptures to match the photo