Sunday, July 30, 2017

Low in the Trough

Landing safely
No longer aloft
Integrate beauty
Low in the trough*

For the domestic
To feed then upon
Seeping on into
The system at large

Making a change to
Finally assuage**
Mysterious reasons
For being here named.

-EVE Featherstone

*trough - noun -  a long shallow often V-shaped receptacle for the drinking water or feed of domestic animals : any of various domestic or industrial containers.

**assuage - verb    make (an unpleasant feeling) less intense..  satisfy (an appetite or desire).

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