The Widow Acrylic on Canvas 48 x 38 in 2000

The Widow
Acrylic on Canvas
48 x 38 in
2000

Like a sunset or a dawn,
there is something in your smile
that at certain time becomes
elusive like a raven’s flight.
Is it you coming alive?
Or you condemned to die?
Are we looking at you
as a bird that can not fly?
Are you asking for mercy,
for pity, or are you defiant?

Saul Balagura 2013