Brat Farrar (bratfarrar) wrote,
Brat Farrar
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poem (by me): I am a nautilus reversed

I am a nautilus reversed,
An onion with a shell,
And each slow layer, year by year,
I peel away, until
A marvel: my small soul is freed
To spread its wings, to be
A swallow, sparrow, starling, dove,
Above, my God, with Thee.
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