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Pardon Me Not.

Teresa Whitney 1951 (Tacoma)



Pardon me not is what they say,
For the wrong doings that came my way,
My life in a turmoil as many are,
I ran to be quiet, so very far,

I stumbled, and fell upon the ground,
Looking for shelter all around,
There was not one soul I could see,
Until what time your soul touched me,

Saddened was I by the mistakes,
Often I felt my heart surely break,
The tears seemed forever rushing in,
However you stood there with a sweet grin,

I wish to say thank you for giving to me,
A new lease on life, setting me free,
With all of the turmoil my heart had felt,
A new lease on life is what I was dealt.

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Lifes ups and downs.

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Written on October 27, 2021

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Teresa Whitney

Born and raised in Washington State as well as growing up in S. California, I now reside in Mooresville N. C. for the past 20 yrs. A wife for 30 yrs before loosing my late husband, a mother of 2 son's , grandmother of 6 children & great grandmother of 2 . College educated with an AA in Drug and Alcohol Counseling. A past owner of 2 state licensed board and care homes for the elderly. I have traveled the U.S. over and settled in North Carolina. My family is here and new friends I have made over the years. I am an avid Poetry writer enjoying all styles of Poetry, looking forward to having my 1st Poem book published soon. more…

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