Day: September 3, 2016


Old Man of Fontcalvy

Old Man of Fontcalvy — The monk, long served, arises Bathed, through shutter’s lid In single beam of golden light The last such kiss he will receive An echo of that given, late, By parting Father Abbot True friend of forty years Beneath the blocks That now shield ageing flesh From withering sun’s ordeal. — Alone, at last, the old man of Fontcalvy Surveys … Read More Old Man of Fontcalvy

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