Buxton Shippy

(7-27-55 / Montego Bay, Jamaica)

In Memory Of Aunt Julie


The love you sacrificed
For your mother and me
Will be remembered
For the ages;
And now
You are gone,
We hope you feel
The angels embraces.

I am still covered by the things
You taught me
Even though
The times of my youth
Are fading.

So dance with the saints
Until I see you
At the golden gate,
Just dance.

Submitted: Thursday, November 08, 2012

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