Death and the Maiden

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Death and the Maiden

There were times
when you said
You could hear the
Wheels of the World
For an un-clouding sky;
A moment's eternity
Stilled into modesty
Broken only
Death and the Maiden.

This poem originally appeared in SEASONS OF THE MOON for Elul 5757.
Written by Rabbi Yaakov Asher Sinclair.
General Editor: Rabbi Moshe Newman.
HTML Design: Michael B. Treblow

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