Aug31

12 Years a Sinner. God, beside me throughout this internment, Forgive our meeting’s sudden adjournment. This clutching messenger bows in reverence Despite our stayéd throng’s rueful severance. Depart not from me, for I am still artless, And do wend this wicked wasteland chartless Seeking worthy redemption fervently In sacraments applied observantly. Lead me onwards to…