Ash grey face wears wrinkles
Scars of ingratitude and barbs
Slumped shoulders, leaky vessel
Draining love, hope & contentment

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It takes time

the light of wisdom and wit
in her step,
in her words, her silence,
her love,
is sure to shine down upon
wrinkles, as well.

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as i repose
in the wrinkles
of her face
i feel her crimson
glow in my eyes
her holy scent
grows inside
a sea of peace
in the mind

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