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Below is the poem entitled Pascal which was written by poet John Smith. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Blaise Pascal awaits his last call 
beneath Saint Etienne-du-Mont's tall 
columns and old rood screen.  God's nature, 
pray, ups the odds on his last wager.

Copyright © John Smith

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  1. Date: 12/15/2011 8:45:00 PM
    A very intelligent man, he died too young from complicated disorders. You have written about him well here.

  1. Date: 12/9/2011 10:28:00 AM
    I understand this one a bit better since you talked to me about Pascal! So did you exhaust all your poems on Paris. We sure can use all the inspiration we can get as poets!