Never Forgotten

Written by: Gail Angel Doyle

Never Forgotten His warm tears fall onto the ground Melting the snow where he cries In the background he hears a cheery sound Carolers singing carols on this Christmas night There’s something about Christmas he always enjoyed The sound of holiday music since he was a boy Flashbacks instantly come into his mind Leaving the sense of sadness temporarily behind His mother shined the diamond into his eyes Just to see her smile was his paradise So many years have passed since she died Though he’ll always remember the comfort she brought to his life Sadly today, he’s homeless with nowhere to go tonight The snow only reminds him of getting frost bite Somehow he has to find comfort from being cold Suddenly he found something shining on the snow He picked it up slowly and admired what he saw It was a treasure, a diamond that left him in awe A shine suddenly cascaded into the man’s eyes Instantly he knew it was his mother helping him to stay alive Quickly he cashed out the diamond at a jewelry store Grateful that he didn’t have to sleep outside anymore Embraced the feeling that his mother came to his rescue For he was never forgotten for even in death, her love still shined through…