Third Sunday of Advent Poem – Elizabeth

Here is my poem for the third Sunday of Advent.

In response to the Gospel of Luke:

Elizabeth

Elizabeth, tell me,
was it the same angel?
Was it the one with the thunderous
reassurance?

Mary,
were you perplexed, frightened?
Was there a just a moment of doubt?

Just a second when you felt, “not me?”

Dear Elizabeth,
bewildered and frightened and more,
just before
knowing it was an angel at our doors.


Till next week,
Andrew

About Andrew Reynolds

Born in California Did the school thing studying electronics, computers, release engineering and literary criticism. I work in the high tech world doing software release engineering Then I got prostate cancer Now I am a blogger and work in my wood shop doing scroll saw work and marquetry.
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4 Responses to Third Sunday of Advent Poem – Elizabeth

  1. artseafartsea says:

    That was lovely!

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  2. Clever. Nicely written.

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