Yannis Voultos

(Athens)

There is the time


Hours
the mind is not enough
the soul is forgotten
into slip

Days
lost in the well-known
inclined and indolent
into repetition

Years
our silence hides
our voice falls silent
into indignation

Centuries
the mind raises
the soul rules
its rights

Submitted: Friday, May 15, 2009
Edited: Saturday, May 30, 2009
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