Sunday, November 18, 2007

Red Cross Prayer

I pray you, God, accept this gift
drawn from my vein, a scarlet thread
that leads to some poor patient's bed
on cancer ward or ER shift.
Some husband, mother, father, wife:
I pray you, God, accept this life.


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3 comments:

irving said...

Wow, outstanding :) Just perfect and apt.

Ya Haqq!

eScribbles said...

Nice and simple.

eScribbles said...

Nice and simple.