New Pathways



Tollgates on redemption road
calling out my name

Turnstiles of a fated past ...
exiting the blame

Looking back all fares are paid
new pathways to begin

Eyes now closing, heart at rest
salvation free within

(My Son Trystan & I — April 16, 2024)
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Submitted by KurtPhilipBehm on April 17, 2024

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Scheme XA XA XB XB X
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Characters 254
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Stanzas 5
Stanza Lengths 2, 2, 2, 2, 1

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