Yes, there’s many a slip betwixt …
the cup & the lip,
one’s being & its perceptions,
the aspiration & the action,
the deed & the outcome,
the belief & the reality,
the emotion & attained happiness,
the truth & its expression,
the sin & its reckoning,
this world & utopian ideal,
one’s faith & its consummation,
one’s prayer & God’s Grace,
life's uncertainties & death's finality,
one’s meditation & final redemption.
Indeed, too many a slip betwixt ....