“Watcher’s Plea”


Stand guard, O Sentinel,
til this here comes to pass,
though wither may the flowers
and wither may the grass.

Stay rooted, O Sentinel,
upon this hallowed ground,
though light may lose its luster
and song may lose its sound.

Hold fast, O Sentinel,
unto the silver thread,
though joy fall into slumber
and hope go lie in bed.

Be strong, O Sentinel,
until ye hear the gong
that brings light to the darkness
and justice to the wronged.

Written July 2011, Emma Dumitra.
Image from footage.shutterstock.com of Westerkerk, Netherlands. 


One thought on ““Watcher’s Plea”

  1. Gede Prama says:

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