Woman’s Retort

for Katherine


The angel said, “He will save his people from their sins.”
Greatly troubled, she replied, “A childless mother?”
Demanding: “How can this be?”

“NO!” she shrieked, quaking.

And the curtain in the temple was rent.


Richard Burbach
March 2014


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