The Mirror Never Lies

IMG_6338.JPGAge has a way of drawing us closer to the mirror
Studying the trails of life etched on our face
Reflecting the future // that is yet to come;
Removing the cataracts of denial as changes took place
Demanding we see life for what it is in the clear and bright.
Age calls us to reflection on years gone by
On joys and sorrows that have come and passed us by;
Reflections on things we held near and dear
Of friends and family that brought us cheer
Age has a way of revealing the truth
Of life of death // of faith and the eternal;
Calling us to remember // as we study our face…
Though this may not be the image we’d hoped for;
Shattering the mirror does not alter or erase.
The mirror never lies

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Photo: Dwight L. Roth

13 thoughts on “The Mirror Never Lies

  1. Were you reading my blog from last week? I, too, have been betrayed by the mirror. My solution is to look in it as seldom as possible. I feel young, I feel good, I don’t want the mirror to distract my heart. Maybe it doesn’t lie but it doesn’t see all, either.

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