The cloth

Striped markings on a cloth…
An identity
A tribe
A religion
A child marked for death,
Marked for life
A life marked for greatness,
Marked by God
A child’s swaddling cloth,
Now a Prince’s robe
And the hope of a people.


Poem copyright protected, and the property of Rambling Poetry, and not to be used without permission.


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