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The Shooting Star
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Though a Protestant, I was moved by Pope John Paul I brief appearance on the world scene. He had a great Spirit in him, and then he was gone ...

The Shooting Star

You were like a shooting star
   Millions saw you from afar
   Flaming in the night time sky
Then disappearing up on high

But those who saw your fleeting light
   Were warmed in spirit by your sight
   Touching hearts like gentle fire
Kindling hope in our desire

Though many were not there to see
   You linger in our memory
   You did not leave us quite the same
For part of us, you became

© August 1980, S. K. Smith



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Reviewed by Regis Auffray
This is a fine tribute, Susan. Thank you for sharing it. Love and blessings to you,

Reviewed by George Carroll
This is a great tribute to a man of God who touched so many hearts while he was on earth.
Reviewed by Lois Christensen
Good spiritual remembrance giving us all something to think about here.
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo
A very special, blessed man of God who led his flock valiantly for the better part of twenty five years and miss him tremendously I do. Thank you for your heartfelt, inspirational words....

Be always safe,

Reviewed by Edwin Hurdle
Hi Susan,seeing the pope is an amazing experience and I'm glad you had such a wonderful and spiritual time.Thank you for sharing your experiences.He is a sight to see.Take care

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