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On February 16: Relics

Relics
It hadn’t been easy on us - Because I was always after You - And you were always away from Me.
Those times with ancestors, And lovers - you took them All - Away. 
The grandiose were fleeting like seasons And mad like tide - And theories      And
The Big Bang burst!
Building, breaking and rebuilding All there was, was you Hide from vultures!
You nailed me , waiting here - The Cross, words, and faith -
In  1Corinthians 3:16
“Don’t you know that you yourselves are God’s temple and that God’s Spirit lives in you?”
O Love, unto love, o dearly beloved! I am a mass of evolution, Memories and history, Maybe your bright shadow Dug from the ground Or taken from the dead, Or molded from the gods, Meat and skull of civilization Or even dust, Once flesh, now breath -
       Oh from dust to dust –
And  here,  you  bequeath me… Again -
Rocks!  sun-baked   Immersed Soaked into oceans, Soft pure clay and great pyramids of sand
Molded by God’s palm and thumb, dearly from his heart,
Dearly from his fragrant mouth -
God blowing, …