Sadness: The Young Shark

A sadness swims out of depths,
(Too dark to be ocean blue),
And swerves before it reaches,
Banks where tears divide by two.
Like a young shark in a tank,
A wall of glass containing him,
Knowing limits at this time,
But knowing too growth will come.
Beast of deeps’ interest lost,
A circle it swims, and round,
Behind a white pillar, he,
Conceals and is never found.
Having felt it swim this way,
Gives me knowledge of return,
And so, fear rifles deeper,
It shall yet some water churn.

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