luke 10:25-37…

for some
just
stones
neatly stacked
along
the riverside
but
for a few
an alter
from which
inner peace
flows
into
souls
abandoned
alongside the road
a stone parable
left
no doubt
by
a travelling
good samaritan

© 2017, poem and illustration, Charles W. Martin, All rights reserved

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