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  The Face Of Pain
by William Bonilla
Tuesday, September 23, 2003


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I knew surgery was eminent
It had to be done
Was a must
No doubt about it
Plans carefully made
I dreamed
Of all the inspiration
Coming my way
While convalescing along
Thses hot Fall days
I was wrong
The block I ran into
Was much too strong
Pain had a face
As I tried to walk
It even had a tatse
As my feet lower
In an attempt to stand
An over powering tatse
Of rust
Invaded my taste buds
thought dormant
The Face Of Pain
Was there too
A sterile white, popcorned ceiling
As my anesthesia wore
I became alive
In pain beyond description
I beggede to die
The cold blooded, sterile ceiling
Spins in an unfocused
Vision
It's been ten days
Since my surgery
Inspiration had been deleted
From my thoughts.

By: William Bonilla
9/21/03


**Foot Note

The operation seemd a success
So far, so good, thank God
I am the proud owner
Of four brand new
Stainless steel, 2 1/2 inch screws




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Reviewed by Floreann Cawley 9/25/2003
God bless William get better fast..Floreann
Reviewed by E T Waldron 9/24/2003
I'm so glad you can write about it William. You really express how deeply pain invades us. Having been in hospial 56 times, I know pain;-)and I don't like it, but I live with it daily!I hope your recovery is swift and sure. We miss you here!You're in my prayers!
Reviewed by Christine Morell 9/24/2003
I've spent a great deal of time in hospital, William and even the agony of it can be inspiring( easy for me to say now, lol ) You have written this poem from your heart and it speaks to many.
I hope you continue to make a good recovery and grace the den with more of your wonderful poetry soon.
~Chrissie
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 9/24/2003
OW!! i know the face of pain all too well myself; stupid arthritis...but it is NOTHING compared to what you are going through now...hope you feel better soon!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in texas, karen lynn. :(
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 9/24/2003
*OUCH*

felt this one...i know the face of pain well.

hope you feel better soon--

(((HUGS))) and love,

karla. :(
Reviewed by Nancy D. 9/24/2003
Have missed your writings, your words will come back have faith in that. Glad everything is going well take care and prayers.

Nancy
Reviewed by Joseph* OneLight* 9/24/2003
So glad the operation went well! Take care and do what the doctors tell you. Good to see you again! God's blessings be upon you.

~Joseph
Reviewed by Bhuwan Thapaliya 9/24/2003
Get well soon my dear friend....My prayers are with you my friend....I am happy to know that you are feeling good lately.....this write is a realistic write my friend....love d this....BHUWAN
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 9/24/2003
Did they put the "screws" that you lost back into your head??

Hope you will still be able to write "BEAUTIFUL" poetry...because poetry are for the screwed-up minds...lol!!

JUST JOKOOOING!!

Glad you feeling better!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by jude forese 9/23/2003
get well, keep strong and inspire to write!

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