Monday, March 2, 2015

I Can Tell You


Thorn. ~ a composite photograph by Michael Douglas Jones 



I was not the first to touch the thorns beneath the foliage, to taste the blood on the berry before I savored the sweet fruit. I was not the first to feel the pain, but still desire the taste again, and I can tell you of temptation, of danger, of sweet, and of pain, but I was not the first to touch the thorns, and you will not be the last.



 

1 comment:

  1. I love this image, both the photo and the word painting. None of us shall be the first, or the last, and yet, we all bleed the same shade of red.

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