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Make a Way
by Jennifer Butler

Sunday, April 13, 2008
Rated "G" by the Author.
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For love and grace.

 

 

Make a way for love and grace

in every day, at every place.

Give yourself some room to grow,

and keep some things you cannot know.

 

Your smile may douse a burning house.

The smoothest route your care may have paved,

and just as all seems lost to you,

you'll find you were the one who gave.

 

Make a way for love and grace

at every time in every place,

and what you give will always grow

to reach the greatest thing you know.

 

And when you've heard a hundred times,

"The giver isn't you. It's me",

you'll need a lot of giving friends

to live your life less angrily.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 4/14/2008
a vaery nice and positive write with wise words to follow
Reviewed by Paul Berube 4/13/2008
Very well done Jennifer. Nicely said.
Reviewed by Jennifer Butler 4/13/2008
I have a different computer now, so you may look me up from the alphabetical listing, under the first Jennifer Butler to see the rest of my works.



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