Slave Boy

They shaved his head
to clothe him in ugliness
out of jealousy and fear
of his beauty.

They erased the night
and left him in dawn.

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Comments (3)

envy cannot make the path of life easy! ...// great expression
Nicely thought and written.
The teacher exposed the beauty beneath the hand of faith...iip