Deaf, Blind, and Numb

November 24, 2009
By pyropoet DIAMOND, Zimmerman, Minnesota
pyropoet DIAMOND, Zimmerman, Minnesota
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Favorite Quote:
You are NEVER alone in your troubles - there is someone who is always willing to lend a hand or a shoulder to you.
-L. Kimpton


Deaf . . .

Why can't I hear?
I can't hear my friends,
But, more importantly,
I can't hear you, God.
Help me to hear you -
Unblock my ears
So that I can follow
The sound of your calm voice
Saying you love me.

Blind . . .

Why can't I see?
I can't see the good in life -
I only see the bad.
Help me - open my eyes, God,
So that I can see
Everything that is good;
That is beautiful;
That is you.

Numb . . .

Why can't I feel?
I can't feel love or kindness.
Why do I only feel pain?
Why am I cut off from you, God?
I need you so much right now.
Help me to feel -
Your love, your kindness,
Your warm embrace when I come to you broken.



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Vilhelm GOLD said...
on Jan. 14 2010 at 9:52 am
Vilhelm GOLD, Elk River, Minnesota
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Favorite Quote:
I can't work with these people. I'm going to my locker room!

But now you, hear, you can see.

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And you can feel Him. :)

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I love you.




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