January 2008 Birthday Cards

Imhiriel's 2008 Birthday Presents

4. Forged In Fire


Forged in fire and flame, deep in the volcano's heart.  He takes me into His hand, onto His finger ...

We are together.

Cold metal sunders us; colder waters.  For long ages I lie in bitter streams; bereft, abandoned;  until one comes who might take me back.

He is useless, skulking in darkness.  Abandoning him, I seek another, and another - until I can feel Him near at hand.  I draw closer, back to the furnace of my birth, so close ... 

Heat engulfs me, too fierce.  Without Him to temper it, I cannot endure.  Too hot, too hot, too ...

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Author: Imhiriel

Status: Beta

Completion: Complete

Rating: General

Last Updated: 11/24/14

Original Post: 01/01/08

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