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Elaine Macfarlane Poems
The shock of diagnosis was etched upon her face Her eyes and mouth wide open slow motion, now the pace
Some days I feel I'm drowning sinking way down low.
I’m sending you an angel I hope you’ll keep her near She’ll help you through your sadness She’ll help you through your fear
(4 April 1928 - 28 May 2014)
(March 26, 1874 – January 29, 1963)
(10 December 1830 – 15 May 1886)
(26 April 1564 - 23 April 1616)
(12 July 1904 – 23 September 1973)
Edgar Allan Poe
(19 January 1809 - 7 October 1849)
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(16 August 1920 – 9 March 1994)
The shock of diagnosis
was etched upon her face
Her eyes and mouth wide open
slow motion, now the pace
“I’m sorry, ” said the doctor
was ringing in her ears
Her nightmares had come true
her deepest darkest fears.
As she slowly left his office
with a cloud above her head
She struggled to remember
everything he’d said
she really can’t remember
how she made it home that day
but somehow she got there
somehow she found her way.
Her heart was thumping loudly
as she made the calls with dread
she tried to tell her family
what the ...