Searching for Water: Samaritana

by Sr Tamsin Mary Geach
 
I came and looked for water, but found none
The ancient cisterns, cracked, had all run dry
Dry-throated, desperate, I sent my pail
into the dark again, no water came.
Behind, a little brook glinted and sang
Clear as the Dawn of time, from which it sprang

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