Carolyn Ford Witt

Rookie - 39 Points (1943 / Indiana USA)

- * ENFOLD ME AGAIN* - -


- * ENFOLD ME AGAIN* - -

Across a bridge..down in the park
I watch daylight..appear from dark
Where shadows stretch...from trees so long
And tinkling brooks...can do no wrong.

As starry night..turns into day
And birds begin...to sing what may
The light will slowly...spread across
And soon it will..Landscape emboss.

The pleasant quiet..of this morn
That all this world..has come to scorn
For busy noise..will now emerge
And chaos again..this land insurge.

For in the light..will all subdue
The pleasantness...that quiet renews
My Savior will..be pushed aside
As in life's jungle...we do reside.

But after all...this day is done
Enfold me again...my glowing Son
To hold me tight...here once again
And wash away...this life of sin.

To hold me up...for I am weak
And in this life...do Heaven seek
Please hold me now...O' Holy One
And lead me back...My Father's Son.

Author: Carolyn Ford Witt
Ms. Caroline
© 12-28-05

Submitted: Tuesday, October 20, 2009
Edited: Monday, March 11, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Form:


Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (- * ENFOLD ME AGAIN* - - by Carolyn Ford Witt )

There is no comment submitted by members..

Famous Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  8. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
Trending Poets
Trending Poems
  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  4. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  5. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  6. If, Rudyard Kipling
  7. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  8. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  9. For John, Who Begs Me Not To Enquire Fur.., Anne Sexton
  10. Alone, Maya Angelou
[Hata Bildir]