The Gods hold their daily assembly at your well
under the great cosmic tree Yggdrasil.
you and your sisters Verdandi and Skuld,
you are Fate, Present and Future.
Together you decide on the destinies
of Gods, giants, dwarfs and us mortals.
Norse call you Norns, the Greeks Fates.
Your presence is strong and thus you persisted,
even after your own fates were sealed by Christianity,
you even made a courtesy appearance in Macbeth
as the Three Sisters on "the blasted heath".
are still with us, in us, around us
It was just a temporary lapse on our part
not by our will, but by force.
But our memory of you is strong
and we are returning, one by one.
for more detail
heavily compressed jpeg file does not really do the photograph
any justice, so I included a bit more detail to zoom into.