docked on the river styx…

did we
just
arrive here
or
have we been
on
this course
for
quite sometime now
few places
are
arrived
by accident
most
are
set courses
by
either
ourselves
or
those
before us
had we
not denied
what
clearly
was written
our final fate
would have been
perhaps
different
but
we
chose
to
stay
the course

 

4 thoughts on “docked on the river styx…

  1. Wise and challenging as always, Charles. I suppose my questions is: what if we’re on a course that none of us chose but now have no way of changing? That certainly seems the case here, where we have no elections for another four-and-a-half years. Sending best wishes from this benighted isle: stay safe and well, my friend; we need your words now more than ever. N

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