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poetry by j matthew waters

the guardian


you entered the ward
with a smile in your eye
quietly knelt beside me
and whispered of a world
where the dazzling white light
promises to free me
from the pain inside



october two thousand twelve
copyright j matthew waters
all rights reserved

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6 thoughts on “the guardian

  1. sad..and nicely done…

  2. Very powerful. Resonates with a profound truth for anyone who has experienced serious illness, pain or loss.

  3. Thanks for letting me camp out in your blog for a little while today. I had a great time and tried to leave my campsite as good as when I arrived. I’ll be back!

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