An old man remembers a dream he had as a boy.
One day he thought back through time and
A dream about a fine and beautiful place.
fragments of a beautiful stained glass
upon contemplating the memory, the man realizes,
window of untold beauty began to
that for fifty years he has
slowly reassemble itself
searched for the place of his dream.
piece by piece until the
he was never sure the place existed.
Now he sees its golden glow on the
whole once again
near horizon and he is
and the structure and the
walking toward the glow and he
meaning captured within the
yearns to be there/But a forest with a beast/lies between the man
reassembled window became
and the golden place. He wonders if he should
clear and its meaning formed a
go through the forest
or postpone finding the place he has dreamed of
great, intricate, light filled
all his life.