Reason Is a Calling of the Heart

Music: Canon a 4, inverted minor (bwv1074i).
By J.S. Bach. Sequenced by David Grossman.

Subscribe to this site on YouTube

Subscribe to get a poem sent to you each day by email


Follow Us

Alpha List

Epitaphs

Name Poems

About This
Site

Poems for
Free

Copyright by
Nicholas Gordon

Reason is a calling of the heart.
One rarely reasons deeply but for love.
Best thought is passionate, a well-wrought art
Endeavoring to free as much as prove.
Remember me, then, for the many loves
That with reason I once sought to serve,
And the people that my spirit moved,
Returning far more joy than I deserved.
Eventually, all one gives one gains.
Years and people pass; the love remains.

Copyright by Nicholas Gordon




[about this site] [poems for free] [poem of the day]
[site policy] [about me] [links]