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Thursday, December 22, 2011

Winter Prayer

Image by Mary Mansfield


As snowflakes fill the still night air,
I offer up a simple prayer:
That life turned out as you hoped it would be,
And that you smile when you remember me.

15 comments:

Mary said...

I second that!

Old Ollie said...

solid prayer MM!

Ostensible Truth said...

ah a great prayer to have! nice work, great seeing it up at Real Toads

Fireblossom said...

I think it's so cool that you named your daughter after Emily Dickinson!

Doc FTSE said...

I'll surely smile when I recall this sweet little poem. Thank you.

Kerry O'Connor said...

I have often asked these questions :)

Sherry Blue Sky said...

Lovely, especially the last line.

Marian said...

oh yes, such profundity in so few words. happy new year!

zongrik said...

i always wonder if people remember me, it's kind of silly, they seem to usually remember me

Kay L. Davies said...

I love this, Mary. I'm glad I have many memory-persons about whom to smile.

Kay, Alberta, Canada
An Unfittie’s Guide to Adventurous Travel

Kim Nelson said...

Sweet. Direct. Hopeful. Drama-free. I LIKE!

Heaven said...

I second this too ~ lovely thoughts

http://a-sweetlust.blogspot.com/2012/01/gently-weeps.html

Margaret said...

Yes, simply a sweet poem! Perfect for a new year.

Ella said...

I love the sweetness in your words~
Happy New Year

Taylor Boomer said...

beautiful.