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Poetry Friday: The Uses of Sorrow by Mary Oliver

March 2nd, 2012 (07:25 am)

Current Mood: thirsty
Current Song: Generator ^ First Floor by Freelance Whales

(In my sleep I dreamed this poem)

Someone I loved once gave me
a box full of darkness.

It took me years to understand
that this, too, was a gift.

- The Uses of Sorrow by Mary Oliver

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