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Think Me Bound
by Bonita M Quesinberry
Wednesday, December 17, 2003

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Life goes 'round and 'round and 'round,
sometimes cruelly flinging me to the ground;
then something inner pulls me upright,
and, the Son shines forth, glistening bright.
Oh, life's bitter darkness, you cannot hide
from His light!


So, cast me down, toss me around;
and, if you can, grind me into the ground.
Try as you will, try as you may, a spark
still is found.
For Christ shines forth and tenderly
removes your blight,
restores my soul and lovingly gives me sight!


Oh, yes, in your grasp you may think me bound,
even rending my soul with your awesome sound;
even then, the Son shines forth,
a battle to fight.
He will rend your spirit and leave you contrite.
Oh, prince of darkness, you cannot begin
to stand within His light!


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Reviewed by *********** ********** (Reader) 12/20/2003
Inspiring!! A wonderful poem....ty, Dani
Reviewed by Marie Wadsworth 12/18/2003
Amen! I throughly enjoy your Christian writings, Bonita. They are not preachy at all and they are inspiring, encouraging me to keep the faith. Thank you!
Reviewed by George Carroll 12/18/2003
Oh prince of darkness, you cannot begin to stand within His light....
Beautiful poem that lifts the soul to the Light
Reviewed by jude forese 12/17/2003
the battle of good and evil is a constant in our evolving universe ... you must pursue what delivers you ...
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