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The Remembrance
by Jamie Cortland
Saturday, May 03, 2003

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On a late summer's day, you departed unexpectantly on the journey you foretold. That afternoon, a void entered my life never to be filled again.

'Twas more than thirty summers past,
when first I gazed into your flashing
eyes of deepest brown.

With an innocent's trust, I placed
my new life into your hands.

You cared, with love and gentleness,
for the young girl with dimples of
her father and shining hair of auburn.

As the young girl became a woman,
you taught her principles you held dear.

Gone are you now, Mother, yet not forgotten. Images drift into my mind of a tall, lonely raven haired beauty.

You so longed to be with one you loved, yet spent so few years this lifetime with. That summer's afternoon, you joined my father beyond the veil.

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Reviewed by Patrick McCormick 4/12/2005
Very touching. Well written. Thank you for sharing.

Reviewed by Chuckie Finn 8/26/2004
Timeless. Very moving and touching.

Best Wishes,
Reviewed by Jackie Brooks 7/24/2003
Beautiful, it makes my heart weep. Jackie <> <
Reviewed by William Heffner 7/6/2003

Thanks for sharing.

God Bless You and Your Loved Ones

Officer William Heffner
Reviewed by Lady Peg (Reader) 5/3/2003
Oh [tears}
"You so longed to be with one you loved, yet spent so few years this lifetime with. That summer's afternoon, you joined my father beyond the veil."
Reviewed by Elizabeth Taylor (Reader) 5/3/2003
Sweet and thoughful...well done.
Reviewed by Handsum-Hart 5/3/2003
touching indeed, nice poem
Reviewed by Amor Sabor 5/3/2003
Beautiful dedication from daughter to mother...those images are never truly forgotten.
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