Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Compassionate Parents


compassionate arms 

guide children's rocky road 

bandage on their knees 


* * * * *

soothing voice 

teach teenagers life choices 

the first dance lesson 


* * * * * 

confusion in the eyes 

tears and fears from cancer 

names are forgotten 


* * * * * 

tender hands 

massage the dying mother 

kiss on her forehead 


Compassion theme prompted at the Environment & Spirituality zoom discussion.


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