Tablets in the Sand
I walked down into the ocean,
The threatening waves were all gone.
I strolled by this massive rock,
Standing firmly and all alone.
Then words of my life came freely
Flowing down to my writing hand,
On the shore I knelt to write them
As if on tablets in the sand.
Next I stood up to consider
Just what my life’s words had to say;
When suddenly the tide rushed in,
Quickly washing them all away!
On that day I learned a lesson,
After watching this all unfold;
It was a story of my life
Of two ways it may be retold.
Did I write on the Solid Rock,
That stands firm and knows not a fear?
Or on the tablets made of sand
Where the waves make them disappear?
Written by Loyd C Taylor, 01/12/2014
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