is a Miracle?
miracle is a correction.
does not create, nor really change at
all. It merely looks on devastation,
and reminds the mind that what it sees
undoes error, but does not attempt to
go beyond perception, nor exceed the
function of forgiveness. Thus it stays
within time's limits. Yet it paves the
way for the return of timelessness and
love's awakening, for fear must slip
away under the gentle remedy it brings.
miracle contains the gift of grace,
for it is given and received as one.
And thus it illustrates the law of truth
the world does not obey, because it
fails entirely to understand its ways.