Day: March 12, 2012

Thank God for Poetry!

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After a long life of experience and observation, I have to confess that I don’t really fit into this strangely-fallen world. A square peg in a round hole would be a fitting description, except for the fact that such a peg can still go into a round hole (although a few spaces are left on the outside). So it’s not that such a peg won’t work. It’s simply that it’s not a great fit! But I’m not just talking about the ‘fit’. I guess the best way of putting it is to say that I’ve never really had my legs properly under the table of this world. There is too much revolting stuff on that table which makes me recoil from it. I could never feel comfortable sitting there. So I’m a stander and a watcher.

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