Category Archives: reflections


Date: March 23, 2014Author: Rose BarbourSource:  Through sobs and tearsShe kisses her son good-byeIn a hospital bed, she leaves his body behindThe pain is so great she’s losing her mind. Good-bye sweet childMy boy in blueYou were everything to meHow will I go on without you? Gone forever this gentle boyWhose sparkling eyes were […]

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If I should die and leave you here awhile, Be not like others, sore undone, who keep Long vigil by the silent dust and weep. For my sake turn to life and smile, Nerving thy heart and trembling hand to do Something to comfort weaker hearts than thine. Complete these dear unfinished tasks of mine, […]

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It hurts, Clear to the bone. It’s like a dagger in your heart. It colors the whole world with shadows; And tones of gray. It preys on you… Like a vicious animal that slashes and runs, Leaving you bleeding and in pain from the shock. Not just once, but over and over. You find yourself […]

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