TEMPORARY ANGELS

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    This poem's in memory of my grandpa chuck who recently passed away at the young age of 79. May he rest in peace.

    TEMPORARY ANGELS

     

    Some angel’s are special souls;

    Only temporarily borrowed.

    When they return to heaven,

    We’re left with,

    Tears and sorrow.

    God’s gift to us to bring;

    Such joy,

    To our life.

    Often helping us through;

    Our troubles and strife.

    Some angel’s only briefly visit;

    Touching many souls.

    Parent, husband , friend, grandparent;

    Playing many roles.

    Others stay for many years;.

    They rise back to heaven;

    On a rainbow of our tears.

    Tears of loss and tears of joy,

    For all the cherished memories.

    Memories of their life;

    Will live eternally.

    Thank you God for the gift of this angel

    You loaned to us for a brief stay.

    We know they stand by your side today.

    One more angel returned to you

    For all eternity.

    One more angel;

    To help you,

    Watch over me

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    winterkou commented on TEMPORARY ANGELS

    09-05-2011

    Beautiful tribute to your grandfather, family is something we always should cherish. The memories will always live on and he will surely be remembered.

    USAPoet2010 commented on TEMPORARY ANGELS

    08-31-2011

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