“The Prodigal Returns”

Rembrandt's "The Prodigal Son" (rembrandtpaintings.net)

Rembrandt’s “The Prodigal Son” (rembrandtpaintings.net)

By Poetic Meditations

Years of wandering have led
Full circle back to the beginning
Where it all began so long ago
Only to find you can’t go home again
For Time has changed all things
And the person who had left and journeyed far
Is no longer the one who has returned.


About poeticmeditations

A 19th-century romantic poet living in the 21st-century. The Romantic poets, nib pens, candlelight, waistcoats, and pocket watches are a few of my favorite things.
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