Loved – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

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Loved

The rugged sandstone fell in chunks
fragmenting in the river below
a millennia past,
and though nothing happened for a time,
or so it seemed,
the stone surrendered to the water
who loved the stone
to an external beauty
that belied its inner strength.

©Paul Vincent Cannon

 

Paul, pvcann.com

26 Comments

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26 responses to “Loved – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

  1. Beautiful, Paul, both as an explanation of how rocks gain their polish, but also as a metaphor.

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  2. Exquisite meaning in your words Paul.

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  3. Not to be repetitive, but I loved this poem and the image it brings.

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  4. Beautifully penned as usual, Paul.

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  6. lync56

    Beautifully deep

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