PARADISE LOST

 

images

They lost the pearl of mankind
When they needed it most
Before the eyes of the wicked one

 Bread themselves have become stones
In the sweat of your face
You have attain your longing

 You have drifted in disobedience itself
In generation after generation
But your offspring’s pay the price

 The earth’s beauty is no more
In your quest to be like God
You farther and mother of nations

 Gone, is the blessed heritage
When you sewed figs round the waist
Oh paradise, our lost home

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s