Ray Andrews


Anger and Forgiveness II


When I am full of anger
I think in anger's terms
Part of my existing life
Is full of anger's germs

Nothing seems a perfect right
Most of things gone wrong
I get such vengeful feelings
When I carry anger along

When I think of forgiveness
I think in forgiveness' terms
My life is held in gentle hands
Softly in those twists and turns

Very few are perfect wrongs
So many things are right
Show me God forgiveness' face
So I can live in light

Submitted: Saturday, December 31, 2005
Edited: Tuesday, January 24, 2006

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  • Rookie Valentine Vaeoso (2/20/2007 8:08:00 PM)

    No, I don't have a comment for this poem, but I just wanted to asked the author of this poem if you can just tell me why you wrote this poem and your background when you wrote this poem.Thank You! and please write back. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Mary Nagy (1/7/2006 8:43:00 PM)

    I totally agree here! When I am being negative about things.......everything goes wrong. But, get a better attitude and ''suprise! '' it all starts turning around! Very nice poem. Sincerely, Mary (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 200 Points Ernestine Northover (12/31/2005 1:38:00 PM)

    Nice comparisons here Ray, told with delightful simplicity. Nice read you've given me. Thanks. Love Ernestine XXX (Report) Reply

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