I Shall be changed

Since that first morning when I crawled

into the world, a naked grubby thing,

and found the world unkind,

my dearest faith has been that this

is but a trial: I shall be changed.

from Hornworm:Autumn Lamentation   by Stanley Kunitz

 

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