In a dark silent moment: glory

5 May 2022 | Jesus Christ | 0 comments

Was he baulked by silence? He kneeled long

And saw love in a dark crown

Of thorns blazing, and a winter tree

Golden with fruit of a man’s body.


R.S. Thomas (1913-2000), Song at the Year’s Turning, 1955.

Notes from the Compiler


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