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Song of Ascent

It is not in erudite thoughts

But in the sinews

Of a spinning wheel

 

Serving my neighbour

I see truth’s cause

And freedom’s gain

 

In women’s sighs its liturgy

And widows’ tears an altar

For the sacrament of love 

By Devarakshanam Govinden
herbyg@telkomsa.net