What Pegman Saw: Different Times

Lod, Israel

An old tree grows in ancient Lod in Israel: from Google Maps

Different times
Different places
Different people
With different life-courses
So many ways to live a life
So many triggers to needless strife.

Written for What Pegman Saw

About crispina kemp

Spinner of Asaric and Mythic tales
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31 Responses to What Pegman Saw: Different Times

  1. Violet Lentz says:

    And this tree has seen it all come, and will see it all go. So well said, without saying..

    Liked by 2 people

  2. Jen Goldie says:

    Different paths, different roads, different perceived obstacles. Amazing tree, brilliantly insightful poem. Thank you Crispina. 🙂💜🌼

    Liked by 2 people

  3. k rawson says:

    Wonderful truth, succinctly stated. That tree has seen all of this, I’m sure.

    Liked by 1 person

  4. The poem matches the prompt well, in the most human and saddest of manners…

    Liked by 2 people

  5. Dale says:

    Well done, Crispina! Short and to the point…
    Me likey.

    Liked by 1 person

  6. Well done, in so few words. I’m currently reading a book called The Over Story ~ your Pegman reminds me of that.

    Liked by 1 person

  7. Dear Crispina,

    How many centuries this gnarled tree has seen. Well told in your short verse.

    Shalom,

    Rochelle

    Liked by 1 person

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