Journeying On Earth

We constitute a family and build our houses,

set up enterprises, give people jobs and hopes.

We plant vines, bridges and ports,

raise sheep and sons.

We throw rails and roads, farms and cities,

churches, cathedrals and skyscrapers.

We spread life all around,

as if this world were ours.

We plan our lives every day, for months

and years ahead, happily dreaming of,

although full aware that God, in spite

of having made us in his likeness,

has not given us, nor eternal life,

nor his full sapience.

This is our fate, so we have been created.

However, with sole and specific one love,

and steadfast a faith,

we have been able to move forward heavy

and hard wheels of time, towards desired

and promised a new land.

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