They’re Gone

Our hearts are heavy, pulled into the earth like a stone.

The swing is straight and still, strung to the ground like a plumb.

Their absence penetrates all the busy places with silence once more.

Goodbye dear children … please, oh please come again.


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3 responses to “They’re Gone”

  1. The cry of many a parental heart…beautiful Mike. Is there a poem for when they are on their way to visit!? or here?!


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