It’s one thing to talk about it in church
with others who will agree with everything
that is being said about it that day.
And who will be reminded how good it is
for those around them to learn more about it,
and be better people for having done so.
It’s inspiring, to say the least.
Where are we going for lunch today?
But it’s quite another thing to watch
gather in the corner of his beloved’s eye,
drop onto her cheek,
and trickle down to her top lip.
When that happens, you can see
prayers being answered with