Vanquished Death

Oh death
Where is your sting?
Oh grave, where your vict’ry?
“Be still and know that I am God,”
Says Christ.

Dark nights,
Widow-wet tears.
“Vanquished friend, take my hand!”
I reach and miss, but Light grabs hold…
Says, “Live.” 

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© Melinda Ashley of HVA III

 

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