Where The Fox And The Hare Say Goodnight

Where the fox and the hare say goodnight,

               Out in forest quiet in the dark and the snow

               The stars endless and the moon a weeping eye,

               And the blood and sorrows have nowhere to go.

 

               The fox no longer hungers, the hare no longer runs,

               And the hunter of them both has quiet passed away.

               The cold calms all time into a sleep that is exhausted peace,

               And the demons and angels no longer have their way.

 

               Winter, as even the stars wink out, and the moon dries

               It’s tears and it’s light goes out, and only dreams remain.

               The fox and the hare snuggle close, for it’s all past and gone.

               The hunter stays in his bed, as peace comes only for the slain.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s