It’s been a month since you went away
and in the back of our minds you linger
like a song, every day.
We wonder if you made it to heaven;
got your happily ever after? Did you
get to see; does heaven really
I wonder if you got to reunite with
your mom and dad, I wonder if
you know that this world’s now
Yes, down here it’s now a much
darker place, if only because
you’re missing and left an enormous
Some of us know too well the guilt
that eats at ones soul when
depression sets in. A fake smile
works but the truth is in the eyes
they give away the grin.
There are those of us you touched,
some you saved, if only by the time
you selflessly gave. You were a
blessing in disguise.
So at night when I’m blue and feeling
down I will always remember those
quotes I see floating around…
Make my life spectacular, or that
love can surpass even death.
I will always respect a man who can
make me smile, one who saved me
with laughter, giving me MY own
happily ever after; till my very
In Memory of
By Sylvia AJ White,
Sept 11th 2014