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Talkin' Corneal-Transplantation Gratitude

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Talkin' Corneal-Transplantation Gratitude

Talkin' Corneal-Transplantation 

Whispering voices beseech me,

through failing eyes unable to 

riding the clouds floating on a 

my vision swept away in a frigid 

I clambered and clawed my way 
between the moss,

listening to sickly sweet 
platitudes of flimsy candy-floss,

and now I stand up again, I 

thanks to your selfless gift of 
your very own eyes,

owing a debt to a life that has 
passed away,

bequeathing unto me hopes of 
seeing this new day,

an unknown donor lives on, 
within my very eyes,

and I am eternally thankful, as 
each night and day flies,

to you whom I shall never 
know, my anonymous giver of 

my gratitude is endless, as I 
wish you peace, on your final 

(to the unknown donors of the 
Corneas that I have so 
fortunately received)


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  1. Date: 4/20/2013 10:32:00 AM
    your poems are real..and that is why i mist my eyes everytime i read them.Im grateful too to this friend who passed to you the precious sight ..Nothing more beautiful than showing gratitude for someone who shared so much with you as you share so much with us..Happy weekend.Next saturday i won t be here to read your wonderful verses..i ll be abroad but i read your posts on my return here.Let me to my favs poets so i find your poens easier.Have a nice wkend..

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    Date: 4/20/2013 10:40:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    :-) thank you very, very much, Charma, for your always kind, warm and gentle words. It touches me deeply that my scribbles touch you, and I wish you safe and pleasant travels, and peace and happiness :-) Yes, the remarkable gift of a donated Cornea is beyond words ... And I am eternally grateful! Stay well and peace and joy to you and yours...