Thirty-six knows well
by now his goal.
He follows in his head his untold story.
Intent on excellence, he'd like to hone
Recurring insights into polished stone,
Turning wisdom into lasting beauty.
Yet not yet has he refined his
Sunlight gilding his
In quiet ecstasy he walks alone,
Xeroxing the thoughts that move his
Copyright by Nicholas Gordon. Free for personal or non-commercial use.
Video and Audio Music: E Minor Prelude. By Frederic Chopin. Music free to use at YouTube.