Sing of lasting love, the gift of Eden,
Exilic remnant of our innocence,
Valued well by those who know its beauty,
Embraced as both a gift and cherished duty,
No less an income than a large expense.
There is no better fortune to believe in,
Yearning for what each day will dispense.
Copyright by Nicholas Gordon
Audio and Video Music: Shattered Paths. By Aakash Gandhi. Music free to use at YouTube.