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Hope-stones

16 Oct

An empty hospital chapel
a silent piano made of fine wood,
A bronze cross with Jesus hanging,
and a simple altar and candle stood…

There, at the foot of the altar,
“hope” was written on a stone…
somehow it seemed fitting,
somehow I was no longer alone…

Here is the Alpha & the Omega,
the lover of my soul…
the nurse told me to have faith,
As i fought my tears for control…

hope rocks are for cheesy gift stores,
I always found them rather cliche,
but now as my foundation,
in my garden a “hope”-stone, i lay…

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One response to “Hope-stones

  1. suzannagoretti

    November 7, 2012 at 9:29 am

    Magic!

     

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