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Jephetto

I was brought up in 
shadows

parents vacant

a ghostly father
mostly heard

Mom said: “later”

pain & confusion was my legacy
Living broken was my creed

spending life times in counseling 
just longing to find Jephetto

the one that fixes broken toys…

miraculously found in Christ

Copyright © Ron Cervero | Year Posted 2009

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  1. Date: 4/19/2016 12:09:00 AM

    Ron C, nicely done. Glad to read your poem today. XoX *Linda*
  1. Date: 1/31/2010 12:20:00 PM

    This is definitely a very inspiration write. I like the comparison between jephetto and Christ because Jephetto was willing to give up his life to fine Pinocchio as Christ did for us. Great implied analogy.
  1. Date: 3/22/2009 7:13:00 AM

    Wow. Such an incredible write. Cannot wait to read your book - and cannot say enough about this poem! Sad, so sad with a most happy ending. Awesome title and analogy. Love, Shar
  1. Date: 3/22/2009 5:35:00 AM

    An excellent write. So much emotion here, it really seeps through.

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