Kingdom Come

Abandoned palace, vast expanse,
old bridges since collapsed by time:
a haunted scene of former glory
embodying another story.

Our kingdom rises past the sky
with lasting paths forever nigh.

Kingdom Come © Copyright 2021, Robert J. Tiess.

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Submitted: January 14, 2021