like fools
who live in palaces 
filled with treasures

but each day
go begging
for copper coins
on the street

you rage
burning yourself up
demanding justice

when you are soaked
and immersed
and drowned in Mercy

without ever  
having to ask

7th april 2014

from the upcoming book: "The Truth Is Love"
image: with thanks via Iraj Jahanshahi on facebook

for a copy of "Set My Heart On Fire" in pakistan nalayn publications
in South Africa intent publishing
and internationally via amazon


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