Below is the poem entitled About Love which was written by poet
clarke. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.
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The mind is not subjected to circumstances
nor geographical location as the body is subjected
to the law of gravity.
It perceives that its domain is out of time,
out of space and consequently transcends natural laws.
The perception of this law of laws awakens in the mind
a sentiment which we call love, which make our highest happiness.
Wonderful is its power to heal, restore, and to command obedience.
It is a medium; it is an embalmer of the world.
By its power the universe made safe, and habitable.
For all things proceeds from love
“For God so love the world that he gave ..."
Through love men have conquered their own fears that seemed insurmountable.
“Perfect love cast out all fears.”
Thus, this same love has challenged the mind to commend the creature like-
Therefore, I am bold with hands, and heart, and soul to declare:
I have chosen, pursued, and conquered a soul that has wrought its worth in gold.