FINAL JOURNEY… a poem

photo of green leaf trees covered with ice at daytime

And so,

I meander down the mountainside

Into the valley that would test the resolve of my fear.

No, I have no time for plunder this time around

My journey is a deeper one than that.

While I’ve hidden away upon the mountain,

While I’ve terrorized those, who trespassed upon my land,

I find my ill-sodden soul too heavy to bear the fruits I’ve sown.

Alas, I seek my final resting place among strangers.

God help me!

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Author: What Words May Come

Hopeless romantic; joker; father and grandfather; husband; sportsman; part-time writer;

10 thoughts on “FINAL JOURNEY… a poem”

  1. Wow that was really thought provoking.
    These two lines really hit me

    “While I’ve terrorized those, who trespassed upon my land,

    I find my ill-sodden soul too heavy to bear the fruits I’ve sown.”

    Liked by 1 person

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