Poetry

Elisabeth Wentworth: Four Poems

A Charter of Human Joys Someone glad to see you A warm embrace Their beloved face. Old friends around your table Laughing at a long story You’ve all heard before.   Winter sunshine on your skin The first, faint whiff of spring All the words of the song In your head, at last And the sound of singing From the other room. Elisabeth Wentworth   A Comparison of Bullies What they hated about us most Was that we did not notice them Until they brought themselves To our attention We were elsewhere, in our own worlds Unaligned None of their…

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