Not the tallest. Nor the steepest.
But what other mountain so captures the culture of a people?
What other embodies a nation?
Or inspires so many poets’ tears?
the nevermelting snow
atop Mt. Fuji
Will I ever see you
face to face?
for dVerse Poets’ Quadrille #72 (pubtended by Mish). She invites us to include any variation of the word steep in a poem not exceeding 44 words (not including the title). Come join us!