In The Eyes Of The Law


Paper can’t give validation
Not from station
Neither from rank
Nor sum in bank

Our validity is within
To our chagrin
Disparaging
Views from some sting

A framed marriage certificate
Is terrific
But can’t define
Your love or mine

– Written for Miniature Writing Challenge #52. Prompt was “paper.” Poetry form is Minute Poem. Photo from Zazzle.