beautiful sadness

To be blue for no reason
to languish without knowing why,
a waste of such beautiful sadness
that gift which comes to lift us
through the darkness
so that we might better recognize
with our eyes
and feel with our hearts
when joy finally comes
to carry us home




©Daniel von der Embse

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