Smile

His dashing smile
Was reason enough for her
To walk with him the aisle

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Tomorrow’s Lies

If Tomorrow’s Lies
Are told today
Will they be the truth?
Or cease to be
The mode of play
For my hurt to soothe?

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Largesse

She climbed
Down the stairs
Wobbly
Hit the floor
On her knees
Clasping hands
She looked up
Tears flowing in
Gratitude
To God’s
Largesse

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The Coracle

Guiding the coracle
On a solitary oar
The silvery waters
Threw up a roar
The crew, priceless
Saw safe, the shore

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Persevere

I mustn’t let it thicken
–this deathly #black void
You r gone.
Your silence whispers
to persevere
in this tumultuous world

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