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In Memorium: Laid to Rest
by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner
Saturday, May 31, 2008
Rated "G" by the Author.
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... I rest in comfort, in my Abba's arms ...

Image (c) 2007, Karla Dorman


Strange, how grief works --- one
minute, I'm fine, the
next, rivers of tears

puddle at my feet:
it will take time.  But
for now, I'm at peace ---

he didn't suffer.
And as he's laid to
rest, so, too, am I ---

I rest in comfort,
in my Abba's arms ---
knowing I am loved.

(c) 2008, Karla Dorman (5/31)

 

 

 

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Reviewed by Cryssa C 6/3/2008
This is absolutely beautiful, Karla! Written like one of Myrna B.'s tumbling tercets...

It gave me chills when I read it. Just stunning!

Cryssa
Reviewed by Jon Willey 6/1/2008
He continues to hold you inhis arms,though unseen. God bless. JMW
Reviewed by Georg Mateos 6/1/2008
You will never be out of his arms, because all of you remember the hugs, the comfort and his love.

Georg
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 6/1/2008
And that is a feeling that truly helps heal.
Reviewed by MaryGrace Patterson 6/1/2008
Dear Karla, these words tug at ones heart strings . Time and prayer will help to ease your grief....M
Reviewed by John Leko 5/31/2008
...beautiful and touching words...are found here...
blessings Karla...
John
Reviewed by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen 5/31/2008
Karla I can relate to this on a deep level today, thank you for sharing
God Bless
Michelle~
Reviewed by Staci Gansky-Wagner 5/31/2008
Sorry for your loss Karla and Karen. A peaceful write, grief is actually healing with time.
Reviewed by Lois Christensen 5/31/2008
Keep busy, that is my secret to grieve less, when I am occupied I don't think about it so much. Of course, times tears come and go that is natural. Take all the time you need to grieve too and don't let anyone tell you any different. Prayers are with you and one day you will be laughing again and going on with your life more than now.
Reviewed by Jackie (Micke) Jinks 5/31/2008
What a beautiful insight you are experiencing now. Grief will come and go, but always your feelings in this poem will see you and Karen through the rough times.
Blessings, Caring, and Love ~~ Micke
Reviewed by Charlie 5/31/2008
I have always-always loved that He said "Abba"... sweet and beautiful, and devinely human... RIP. --Charlie
Reviewed by Felix Perry 5/31/2008
The ebb and flow of the grieving process is much like love...somtimes it is so beautiful and others....pain.

Fee
Reviewed by Gwendolyn Thomas Gath 5/31/2008

Soothing peace and comfort to you now and always.
Much needed rest to restore you heart, mind and soul.

Warmest regards,
~Gwendolyn

Reviewed by Joyce Bowling 5/31/2008
A beautiful write my friend very heartfelt and touching, praying for you and Karen both. A loving tribute indeed!
Blessings,
Joyce B.
Reviewed by Mary Lacey, Desertrat 5/31/2008
Karla,

A loving tribute to your Dad, and for you to realize that he is now in a better place. God Bless You.

Mary
Reviewed by Bonnie May 5/31/2008
Love you and your lovely poems. Love, Bonnie
Reviewed by Jeanette Cooper 5/31/2008
Peace, comfort and love to you. Blessings.
Reviewed by Dawn Anderson 5/31/2008
Touching write, Karla.
Reviewed by Elizabeth Price 5/31/2008
It will take time. Just know there are a lot of people here who care about you and your sister. You're a part of our family too. I'm sorry about your dad but you have inner strengths and your father's continued love. God bless. You and your sis are in my prayers. Liz
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 5/31/2008
Karla,

God is watching out over you, as He should, and He knows the cries/groans of your heart. He will get you through this period of sadness; all you have to do is lean on Him and know that Daddy's no longer sick or suffering. That's what brings me the most comfort now; it will take time, don't rush it. Take one day at a time and know God is with you, always, especially during times of sadness! A most beautiful, heart tugging write; you've blessed me today! BRAVA!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your twin, Karen Lynn. :) >tears! <
Reviewed by Susan de Vegter 5/31/2008
It's is our own comfort that needs solace when we say goodbvye to those we love. This is a beautiful pem about that loss and the comfort that can come when we are confident our loss is gone with our Creator./
Blessings and love,
Susan
Reviewed by Bernice Lakota 5/31/2008
Beautiful and heart touching write, your Abba has His arms around you for sure...



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