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THE QUEST poem

Story ID:4849
Written by:Richard Laurent. Provencher (bio, contact, other stories)
Organization:Retired
Story type:Poem
Location:Truro Nova Scotia Canada
Year:2009
Person:Richard L. Provencher
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The Quest

The sun grew red
in evening sky
my blood-stained friend
was sad awhile.
We sought refuge
from passioned rays
that searched with arms
so tired and alone.
My love and I
we ran to the fields.
We lay and made love
we dreamed and found peace.

Lawrence Reynolds (pen name)1967
(Richard L. Provencher author)

first Published 1967 Young Publications
Golden Harvest Anthology
Appalachia, Virginia, USA