Justice lingers on

A lamb runs for his life;
a man runs after its life
with a knife in his hand,
which stood in his grip
pointing downward.

Stench of blood,
the lamb lying dead,
haunted his life forever,
yet the hour of justice
that he’s been awaiting
still lingers on.

(January 1, 2015)
(posted on Poetry Corner on January 12, 2016. Url: https://poetscornerblog.wordpress.com/2016/01/12/justice-lingers-on/#more-208011)

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