Originally posted on The Ink Jester:
I am Narcissus
“God bless my haircut, and my job.”
—An egotarian mantra
I keep in choice alabaster,
next to my summer self-portrait—
painted in gold hues—of me.
I AM the closet narcissus,
God has blessed me with good visage.
I AM holy, holy, holy,
Blessed be my glorious name.
“I AM. For God creates great men.”
©Iain Sutherland, 2013.
Charles Allan Gilbert – All is Vanity (1892)