July 24, 2017


She was smiling as she drove away

And I watched until she was gone from my sight

No longer a part of my life, I didn’t know it then

She was so very excited to go

The journey wasn’t what she expected, not at all

And as she passed from this place to the next

A new friend watched her come into sight

And welcomed her with open arms

And a warm embrace

And that’s when I said my silent goodbye

And cried


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