Farewell for Now

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Many a laugh,
And many a tear,
Have we shared together,
And many more we shall have,
When you return to us.

Our confidant,
Our guide
Our shepherd,
Our friend,
How we would like to keep you pressed to our side,
But we shall let you go,
Until we meet again.

It is by God’s will you leave O’l Riley,
But His plan shall have us near again.
Your flock won’t so easily be shaken,
And as surely as the eagle will soar,
Our cross will pass once more.

So, until God’s Grace,
Returns you to us,
Take these words,
And when loneliness abounds,
Read them and know,
That you’re always in our prayers.





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Stephen N. said...
Apr. 3, 2009 at 1:41 pm
I highly doubt you know me.
 
Jane.dkdkd said...
Sept. 16, 2008 at 8:33 pm
OMG I know this person that is so crazy, i know...
 
sonia_susanne said...
Aug. 21, 2008 at 6:14 pm
one of the few poems that are even slightly good on teen ink raw.
 
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