May 07, 2005

stones

...eyes like two pond...

“strannik you are leaving my eparchy -
giving you into merciful hands of the God's Mother..."

that is how we said goodbye

i imagine that he simply went into the sea

i will be sitting here, on the shore
throwing flat pebbles in the water…

strannik the pilgrim

1 comment:

Michael Joyce said...

Interesting (I'm going to be up reading all night it seems). Is this just a man you met on a train somewhere? We need some back story. He's so interesting looking though. Like Tolstoy a bit.