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Transfiguration

 

 

For that one moment, 'in and out of time',

On that one mountain where all moments meet,

The daily veil that covers the sublime

In darkling glass fell dazzled at his feet.

 

There were no angels full of eyes and wings

Just living glory full of truth and grace.

 

The Love that dances at the heart of things

Shone out upon us from a human face

 

And to that light the light in us leaped up,

We felt it quicken somewhere deep within,

 

A sudden blaze of long-extinguished hope

Trembled and tingled through the tender skin.

 

Nor can this, this blackened sky, this darkened scar

Eclipse that glimpse of how things really are.