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'Highly Favoured'

Do you see what I see? In the light of the new day While birds chirp Expectantly Do you see the potential? Of trying again Doing it maybe a little Differently A new day, Another chance To try old things Or something new The favour and grace Of being woken up Can only be fathomed When you witness The sadness and heartbreak Of someone who lost a loved one The what if’s and the wish I could haves Written on their faces So if today you wake up sad, Tired of life and all its challenges Spare a thought - You are still needed Someone still needs you To be their shoulder, Someone still needs you To share in their laughter But most importantly You are still here by grace

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  1. Date: 10/6/2013 9:43:00 AM
    Such a nice poem

  1. Date: 8/9/2013 10:41:00 AM
    Nicely done!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  1. Date: 8/5/2013 2:50:00 PM
    Astoundingly good write Wilma; such an encouraging piece, really shining out is this..!

  1. Date: 7/31/2013 5:37:00 PM
    awesome sweetheart Wilma... just stopping to say my HELO... and thank you for your visit darling dear,,,always so happy to see my beautiful lady ,,,,:) Sk

  1. Date: 7/29/2013 4:52:00 PM
    the last two lines say it all, but the rest of the poem led beautifully up to that. Wonderful, Wilma.

  1. Date: 7/29/2013 11:43:00 AM
    This is really uplifting Missy! Especially inspiring to people who have experienced loss, and are lost. You sure put so much positivity here and we all need to read poems like this from time to time. Thank you for sharing this one, I needed to read this. Mwahugs and I hope all is well with you! I really like how you ended this beauty!

  1. Date: 7/29/2013 10:29:00 AM
    good idea in the grace concept, like a pleasant mysterious theme

  1. Date: 7/28/2013 6:12:00 PM
    Beautifully written. ...Beautiful, beautiful, and beautiful Wilma. ..hugs :)

  1. Date: 7/28/2013 4:26:00 PM
    Beautiful poem, Wilma! Full of insight and hope...only by God's grace do we experience a new day. I hope you're enjoying the weekend. My best wishes for a wonderful week! Much love, Annalise

  1. Date: 7/28/2013 3:27:00 PM
    You have spoken elegantly here with your tender words within this awesome write! I truly enjoyed reading this enlightening poem this afternoon! What a powerful message you have shared with us all, such a glorious piece, Great Work!!

  1. Date: 7/28/2013 2:35:00 PM
    "Tomorrow" is humanity's gift from life. Most selfishly unwrap it. But, others hold on tight...beautiful.

  1. Date: 7/28/2013 2:02:00 PM