Where Anyone is Possible
A candle was lit, beginning the ceremony. Arms lifted toward the heavens and head tipped back in supplication. One by one, the remaining candles flickered to life on their own around him. There was no need for words, the Divine could hear him whether he uttered sound or not.
Desire lay firmly in his breast.
The wheel had turned yet again and, with it, brought Spring back into the world. The frozen tundra beneath his feet would become loamy and fertile. Life would begin anew.