One hot summer a Soay sheep
a lamb no less, native to St.Kilda
was found wandering the roughest
streets of Glasgow pursued by a fox
and saved by a RSPCA man.
Can there still be miracles in the
modern world? Its dark eyes
regarding the camera with
the classical calm
of a medieval painting, humbling us
with its brave innocence
and otherworldly beauty.
How many times
shall I forgive my brother?
asked Peter of Jesus, Seven times?
Seventy times seven
came the answer.