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Author Name: Freejohncarter 6 Comments
Date Added: January 30, 2008 09:01:52 Average Score: (Needs 2)
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For My Friend

For My Friend

 

Words are lost from songbirds
When he speaks of his own wisdom
A chalice placed that crucified
His prison a mental kingdom
Eyes that look eyes that see
The ever changing symmetry
Of a world in repentance
Or a place I long to be.

 

 

 

Author's Notes:
A friend of mine died through alchohol abuse.
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Comments:
Comment By: Premiumlionheart on February 1, 2008 10:36:34 AM Report
So sad my friend.

It is doubly so in lieu of his disease. Sorry for your loss.

Sincerely,

Richard

Comment By: FreeGraham Jones on January 31, 2008 05:30:42 AM Report
You have my condolences John its never easy losing a friend whatever the cause, this is a very heartfelt write which I'm sure he would have appreciated.
Comment By: Freeb doneff on January 30, 2008 09:09:46 PM Report
A whole life gone. This was very heartfelt, and I am sorry for your loss. Nothing will ease the pain, but remember the man who was your friend..it will help you some.
b

Comment By: FreeSilkinTears on January 30, 2008 12:27:12 PM Report
Sorry for your loss John. It is so sad when a loved one dies but it's a sadder day when they could have stayed longer. This touches my heart deeply for I am no stranger to addiction.
Hugs
Helen

Comment By: FreeAdri on January 30, 2008 09:37:41 AM Report

This is so sad...  I am so sorry for your loss.  Losing a friend is devastating, especially if it was in such an unnecessary way. 
Great write.
Adri x


Comment By: FreeShe Whispers on January 30, 2008 09:24:10 AM Report
John,
A very sad poem..I am sorry for your loss I know they will me missed...
So many lonely people in this world.... Hugs ` She Whispers





 


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