Treasure Island

Diana van den Berg

(4 November 1945 / Durban, South Africa)

A Police Reservist's Mother's Prayer


Dear God
Please keep these brave
men and women
who do their wonderful job
without payment
over and beyond
their day job
out of their love and caring
for the community
and their desire to serve,
and please,
especially,
take care of the one
who is
my beloved son.

(27 March 2010)

Submitted: Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, September 25, 2013

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