Mary’s Perfume

The perfume


Of Mary’s

Holy praise.


For the King–





His feet:

Dirt covered.

Her hair:

Let down.

The perfume:

Poured out.

On Jesus:



2 thoughts on “Mary’s Perfume

  1. Hm one of my favorite stories. This was short and sweet but not simple, more like complex. Complex because of the meaning behind Mary’s actions. I feel like you portrayed that beautifully and even before you mentioned this act being “profound.” It is echoed within every word.

    • Thank you for the feedback Erin. I wanted to stay concise, but not beat the proverbial dead horse. I’m glad you liked it. Your point of each line echoing the sense of profoundness is encouraging and I appreciated it. Looking forward to your next post!

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