Tuesday, July 23, 2013

alchemy





In crucible connected,
Mercurial the mould,
As heart in leaden treasure,
And mind is sure dissolved.


Retort of love hermetic,
In secret, simmered draught,
As fires of pain hold constant;
The alchemist’s pure task.



2 comments:

  1. I love the workings of the world, that I should read this response to another prompt, right after posting a prompt that fits this so well I had to check the date on this.

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