i will not despise her

I will not despise her
no matter what you say.
She is lovely, her heart
what he holds
in his hands,
Her voice a song he created,
every word a note
he loves to hear.
She is a masterpiece–
exquisite, incomparable,
indestructible fragile-strong.
He calls her Pure,
his True One,
and she cannot be
replaced
no matter what you say.
So watch this
as she stands,
listening, heeding
his calling her name.

—jennifer j. camp

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