Pilgrimpace's Blog

lenten journey – nineteen
April 3, 2012, 8:08 am
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At the moment of consecration

the priest’s fingers were ingrained with oil

from mending a puncture.


So  much more

than purity of clean withdrawal.


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I really like those haiku-like first three lines, Andy. (Actually I think they stand best on their own without the last two — then you get the full effect of the intentionally ‘deflating’ (!) line about the puncture.

Comment by The Solitary Walker

thanks Robert – I think you’re right on this, or it needs to be part of something longer. I’ll ponder,


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