Our Cry

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Our Cry
A reflection on Palm Sunday

in the Garden
was our cardinal sorrow;
lament ever since
has looped on repeat.

East of Eden,
baleful seductions
divert our longings
toward culverts
rife with deceit.

We cannot make
our way back.

This day
our “Hosanna!”
from the ache
of pandemic.

our true
and befitting

“Blessed is He!”

Copyright © 2020 Chris De Man. All rights reserved.

One thought on “Our Cry

  1. Thank you for this beautiful reminder Chris. Regardless of present circumstances we shall sing “Hosanna!!! Blessed is He who comes in the name of the lord!”
    -God bless.

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