A verse in praise of divorce - or not!

Mon 20 Nov 2017

Posted by: Jane Radford

Written after pondering at the statue of Sir Thomas More on Chelsea Embankment near the site of his home.  The Chancellor famously executed at the Tower of London by King Henry VII for opposing the new law to permit divorce, which also caused the schism with the Rome.

MINE IS YOURS AND YOURS IS MINE

TOGETHER WE LOVE, OUR HEARTS ENTWINED

'TILL THE DAY THE SEASONS' PAST

FOR FLOWERS TO SING THEIR BEAUTY'S LAST

Jane M Radford, January 2017