I planted a fig tree in my garden.
Birds came and went season after season in vain.
Its over abundant shade deceived me
like a new wife had no idea of her barrenness.
The leaves could not shield the guilt or hide the shame.
My facade crumbled under the first ray of truth.
3 thoughts on “Fig Tree”
Wow. Just a fresh, creative take on the subject. And sad. . .
It’s the garden of Eden ish….🙃
I see it 🙃🙃🙃 this came out really good