When hope has turned her lovely gaze – a sonnet

For my amazing wife. A woman taylor made to deal with the likes of me! Thank you, God.

Rob's Lit-Bits

lovers kiss in the rain

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

April 10, 2013

 

When hope has turned her lovely gaze

t’ward soft’ning night and bright’ning days,

then eye of light upon me stays,

revealing what love lifted.

* * *

Like still night air we find our voice,

intoned and waiting to rejoice

where darkness once denied this choice;

we find what love has sifted.

* * *

As hands, rejoined, now find their place

to touch a lover’s loving face

returned in heaven’s sweet embrace,

to learn how God has gifted.

* * *

Hope has promised paradise.

Promised grace, new love enticed.

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