SEA OF ROSARIES: Our Lady of Sorrows (2018)

“To Our Lady of the Seven Sorrows” (Arthur Symons) Lady of the seven sorrows which are love,What sacrificial wayFirst led your feet to, those remoter heightsWhich, for the uttermost delightsOf martyrs and Love’s saints, are set aboveThe Stations of the passion of our day? Seven sorrows unto you has been desireSince first your cheek grew pale.And your astonished breath would fail,And your eyes deepened into smouldering fire;Seven sorrows from a child. Nor has the soul which in you pants and risesAt any time been reconciledWith love and love’s intolerable disguises.In the child’s morning-hourYou woke, and knew not the immortal powerWhich … Continue reading SEA OF ROSARIES: Our Lady of Sorrows (2018)