Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Litanies | A Poem by KJH Cardinalis

 


They say:
“Do not take an oath
At all,

By Heaven or by Earth.”
You took your oath by Hell instead

and sent me there to keep it;

That thought still makes me smile.

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On your anvil I
Have screamed your curses, given
Wings to litanies.

 

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