Heaven, waiting, sings

It’s peaceful here, these darkened rooms
this ward, this evening hour
A deepened sleep. Breath in, breath out
from this still fading flower

Autumn’s come to this long life
as here we sit and wait
knowing that the time is close
The hour now is late

Breath in, breath out. A comfort here
We listen and we hear
Feeling peaceful, resolute
there falls a passing tear

Earlier we shared a prayer
the five of us as one
on this an evening of a day
to one of us now come

Breath in, breath out. The comfort stays
yet, waiting in the wings
the loved ones who have passed before
as heaven, waiting, sings

©Jemverse

Photo – Jempics

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2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. utahan15
    May 18, 2019 @ 12:38:50

    round the world
    seasons are the reasons
    for the spin of an axis

    Liked by 1 person

    Reply

  2. Trackback: Heaven, waiting, sings~by Jeremy J Croucher | OUR POETRY CORNER

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