Kathleen J. Shields
Kathleen J. Shields Poems
Your Fishing Pole
There is something about you, something in your soul
something that seems to surround your fishing pole….
You moved to the coast, now that’s no lie
And we had a hard time with that little goodbye
But no need for heartache, no need to console
You had your boat and your fishing pole.
You know everyday you go out to fish
it’s like a genie granting every little wish
every time that bobber goes out of control
we know you are happy with your fishing pole.
Now on birthdays it’s special out on the water
I hear if you’re there, they’ll jump for the ...
While there is nothing that I can say to help you ease your sorrow,
take comfort in the knowledge that there will always be tomorrow.
I can not comprehend just how sad you must be feeling,
the pain within your heart takes time to start the healing.
Let the memories of the years you’ve shared wash over you heart and soul, let the knowledge that you are in our prayers, help you to console.
Let her spirit fill you with strength and love may it help the pain decrease, as each day that b