All the Rivers

The New Republic

You have read:

0 / 8

free articles in the past 30 days.

Already a subscriber?

Log in here

sign up for unlimited access for just $34.97Sign me up

POETRY FEBRUARY 12, 2008

All the Rivers

All the rivers

run into

the sea and the sea

is not full

because all

the rivers return

to the rivers.

Believe me.

This is the secret

of pride and the fall.

This is the secret

of the system of yearning.

 

share this article on facebook or twitter

posted in: poetry

print this article

SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS

You must be a subscriber to post comments. Subscribe today.

Back to Top

SHARE HIGHLIGHT

0 CHARACTERS SELECTED

TWEET THIS

POST TO TUMBLR

SHARE ON FACEBOOK