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For Linda

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For Linda

I do not feel your pain
Rather I share your pain
I do not suffer for you
Rather I suffer with you
I do not weep for you
Rather I weep with you…

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  1. Date: 7/24/2013 10:29:00 AM
    Written straight from the heart from one of my fave poets to another fave poet. I love your gentle side, Tim. Well done, my friend. LIcia :-)

  1. Date: 7/14/2013 9:57:00 PM
    PS............. A LITTLE BIRDY TOLD ME, SHE GAVE YOU A TOUR ON HER BLOG AND MY BLOG........ I POSTED A PICTURE, AFTER ANOTHER SOUP POET ASKED IF PD AND I ARE TWINS. HAHAHA!!! IF YOU LIKE STOP BY MY LATEST BLOG......... SIDDY

  1. Date: 7/14/2013 9:54:00 PM
    WOW! TIM, IT SURE CUTS! SKAT

  1. Date: 7/5/2013 9:35:00 PM
    thank you Tim, i do not feel it.... the weeping with me part... but do not worry, I had friends from the soup, who cared for me through and through.... God Bless you for this wonderful poem.... always.. A Linda At Heart.... <3

  1. Date: 7/3/2013 4:40:00 PM
    Simply beautiful Tim so compassionate and caring Shadow x smiles

  1. Date: 7/3/2013 11:16:00 AM
    Tim, beautifully Written. Compassion is the most wonderful thing you can give another human that's suffering. Warm Smiles, Connie

  1. Date: 7/3/2013 11:04:00 AM
    this is so compassionate, tim... an honest, heartfelt write.. SOUP MAIL!..:) hugggs

  1. Date: 7/3/2013 9:28:00 AM
    A very lovely and touching poem for our very dear friend, Linda my dear friend Tim. I'm sure she'll love & treasure this so much. I know you're a very good & loving friend, too. Thank you so much for sharing and your precious time reading my latest poem with the very inspiring comments. I humbly say, I'm so honored & so grateful with your compliments. How i wish I'll have chance to meet some of my loving friends at soup someday & you're one of them. Love lots & big hugs, Leonora

  1. Date: 7/3/2013 5:42:00 AM
    Heartfelt!Sharing our friend's pain can make somehow the friend in pain a bit better.Finding comfort helps a great deal.You touched my heart with so few but healing..comforting..supportive words

  1. Date: 7/2/2013 10:01:00 PM
    Beautiful Tim....

  1. Date: 7/2/2013 10:20:00 AM
    Wonderful words of empathy. I know when Linda sees them they will bring much comfort, SuZ

  1. Date: 7/2/2013 3:53:00 AM
    Beautiful, Tim...it's called empathy...and only those who truly care can feel this. I'm sure this will be a blessing for her.