Tender mercy

A mighty roar
The ground thunders
The earth shakes
The birds take to flight
Spreading their wings to the heights
Soaring above the epicentre
Men shudder
Legs give way
Terror strikes
Setting hearts racing
Then you in tender mercy
With loving kindness
Stoop down and raise them up.

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