shadow

Tracking

Follow it around a circle; seek its essence in a square. Catch it briefly with a compass; fix upon its glinting star. Look away; it tumbles earthward with the spiral of a leaf. Single out its geometrics on a night of snow for proof of uniqueness. In a pebble read a mountain's definition. "Where to find this truth I'm tracking?" In all distillate creation.

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