guilt

the serpent’s fruit
are succulent and sweet
for the moment
seconds later
bitterness sets in
regret
guilt
anger
sorrow
a hand reaches out
to catch you
don’t drown in the guilt
there’s one who will
forgive
and give you life
a life much sweeter
and much more lasting
(january 2006)
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