This is from Thomas Merton’s Dialogues With Silence
Lady, the night has got us by the heart.
The whole wide world is tumbling down.
Words turn to ice in my dry throat
Praying for a land without prayer,
Walking to you on water all winter
In a year that wants more war.
- Thomas Merton’s Thoughts in Silence (texasgaga.wordpress.com)
- Intimate Communion (gerrystraub.wordpress.com)
- Wisdom from a Master (drwormhole.wordpress.com)
- Quote and Reflections from “Meditation” by Thomas Merton (Part 2) (loveinthelittlethings.wordpress.com)