Loosed to Soar
Thomas Merton Brightman
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Emotional
Beach balls
Steathily submerged

A lifetime of
Froth and bubbles
Loosed from the deep

Freed troubles
Rise to the surface
Arriving with a whoosh

As
Startling
As clapping pigeons

Untamed
Falcon spirit
Reclaimed

Once more
Self
Loosed to soar