Mountaintop

You may have Olympian detachment
But Olympos is yet a mountain,
a limb of the Earth,
distinct yet not different from its bed.
 
Adore, therefore, Epictetus,
but prostrate to Marcus Aurelius
For Love inheres, a Master knows,
what the reason may only observe.

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