“One Crown That No One Seeks”

One crown that no one seeks
And yet the highest head
Its isolation coveted
Its stigma defied

While Pontious Pilate lives
In whatsoever hell
That coronation pierces him
He recollects it well.

~ Emily Dickinson


6 thoughts on ““One Crown That No One Seeks””

  1. Ooh, that is really good. Thank you for sharing! I love poetry that is rich like this (I do not care for the ‘fluffy’ stuff…..)

    Sending get well prayers and wishes your way!

  2. Thanks for your post. I’m sure Pontius Pilate isn’t enjoying what he’s going
    through now. Thanks for the post. Pray you are feeling better.

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