i express the need

for sympathy,

but for what did i train

so mercilessly?

to face

not flee

what i asked to receive,

doubting not the validity

of the magnitude of causality.

ice succumbs

to the footfalls of spring

and i must sublime

as fearlessly.


© M.G. Iannucci 2018

Art: woman in water color

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