The sequoia stand as silent soldiers
Sentries of history
As if waiting for a foretold arrival
Of a dignitary
It would seem Someone is coming—
Or maybe they are simply trees?
poetry - n. 1: writing that formulates a concentrated imaginative awareness of experience in language chosen and arranged to create a specific emotional response through meaning, sound, and rythmn 2 a: a quality that stirs the imagination b: a quality of spontaneity and grace