Walk on Water

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    Walk on Water

    It's always the first step that is the hardest,
    Making sure you don't slip,
    It's not the eggshells you crush,
    Even with every step you try not too,
    It's the faith you have that keeps you from sinking,
    Even when your up to your neck, About to drown,
    Walking on water, Trying not to fall,
    Watching the cracks, Avoiding the thin ice,
    Looking into her eyes, Trying to read her emotions,
    We're not perfect, We make mistakes,
    We look for approval, We desire forgiveness,
    Stubborn we are, Think were right,
    One look from you and humble we become,
    So with this rose, we kneel before you,
    You smile and shed a tear, A tear that owns this heart.


    Richard(PHOENIX)Cartledge © 5/16/09

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    tierra7 commented on Walk on Water

    07-14-2009

    OMG! this is a Heart Tuggin' write...no doubt about it...WOW! it's absolutely BEAUTIFUL!!! thank you for sharin' ... the reflection of your soul shines !!

    dmccusker11 commented on Walk on Water

    05-17-2009

    Well written.. good job i like this one!

    kdarcy commented on Walk on Water

    05-17-2009

    Truth can make for a good read, but who benefits more the reader or the writer- the teacher or the student? Once read they are never forgotten, glad you chose the words so carefully.

    stackthelover commented on Walk on Water

    05-17-2009

    Touching my heart you are, Thank You!

    gorgeousjhann commented on Walk on Water

    05-17-2009

    wow my baby! very inspiring poem... really this is for me? i love u so much! kisses

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