Amen.

Heather Lydia Thornhill 1981 (Manchester)



I prayed for hours
Because I shared Gods will
We understood it was time until
My eyes drew to a close and still
and my mind fell loose
And my thoughts turned to pain
From life's abuse
But instead of dismay
And curses and hate
I leaned on the heart of an angel in my gate
And fast I did sleep for days and days
The moral you see is that only love pays.
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Written on August 22, 2022

Submitted by HeatherLydiaThornhill on August 22, 2022

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Scheme ABBBCDCEFFGG
Closest metre Iambic tetrameter
Characters 352
Words 75
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 12

Heather Lydia Thornhill

Moods and mindsets poetry. Published. Book in progress: Don't talk rot. more…

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