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Rated: E · Poetry · Religious · #2200471
Inspired by 2 Corinthians 7
I have a pocket in my heart
where I tuck sorrow,
worthless tin treasure
too weighty to discard.

I try to shift myself,
to turn toward mercy,
but those rough-cut edges
sting and slash me through.

I need someone to sit with me
and count it out,
to pocket the balance within
His own great heart.









Inspired by the Come, Follow Me readings for September 9-15
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