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The Beast, The Flagellate and the Savior
by Erin E Kelly-Moen

Saturday, September 24, 2005
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Within the Human breast, itís said, a Beast
Resides, and fills our mind with vices, and
Prices the list of lusts it needs to feast
And grow, to take over Mankindís souls. Sand

In hourglass form is mourned when Self meets
I in reflective mirrors, there are no
Easy 'feels' with self-observationís heat.
The Flagellate understands, to be new,

Again, to be reborn, the Savior must
Convert self-scorn into - self-love, a feat
Of resurrection stymied by heartís lusts.
An incomparable battle, to beat

The Flagellate at its own game. A shame,
Really, as Saviors are not all they claim.

Erin Elizabeth Kelly-Moen
© Copyright 9/24/05
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Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 3/7/2008
Breathtaking - we can't save ourselves - you know?

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Bhuwan Thapaliya 9/27/2005
What a write...simply stunning....fanatastic...love n luck...BHUWAN!!!
Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU 9/27/2005

Wisdom and poetic compliance abound in
"The Beast, The Flagellate and the Savior".

This composition will stand as an ARROW to keep on alert the
travelers of this planet.

I salute You, Poet!


Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU
Reviewed by Sandie Angel 9/24/2005
To flagellate oneself in order to save oneself cannot be called a Savior...

Sandie May Angel a.k.a. Sandie Angel :o)
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