Cosmos

I have drunk the bitter cup
that poisons some to death
and for that price I’ve, too, imbibed
joy in purest measure.

For he who made me weighed both in hand
and decided to be generous;
within me lies the darkness of space,
and the fragile light of stars.

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Author: redgladiola

Creative writer happily predisposed to flights of fancy. You can find my poetry and short prose at https://redgladiola.wordpress.com

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