Treasure Island

Mark Heathcote

(22/03/66 / Manchester)

Braid your hair with His …


God - has many names,
But “Love” is the one that counts
Most aptly “Love is”… “Love”
“Just Love” only, one word—
Like …“God” isn’t it?

God – has so many names
Each acts as a veil …
But “Love” is, “Love” only.
So braid your hair with His …
Embrace, lock fingers with His.

His is a tree twining roots …
His is the first branch you perch on …
His is the bough at your centre
Your hearts bead is a locket of amber
“The trees name” is “Love.”

Submitted: Monday, July 08, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, July 09, 2013

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