Friday, November 19, 2010
... and this one is perfectly lovely.
To My Mother
by Wendell Berry
I was your rebellious son,
do you remember? Sometimes
I wonder if you do remember,
so complete has your forgiveness been.
So complete has your forgiveness been
I wonder sometimes if it did not
precede my wrong, and I erred,
safe found, within your love,
prepared ahead of me, the way home,
or my bed at night, so that almost
(Read the rest here, at The Poetry Foundation.)
The Poetry Friday roundup is at Random Noodling today.