Shalom Freedman

(Troy New York)

Into My Seventy- Second Year


Nothing saddens
Nothing seems strange
A day is about to begin
A life to continue-

Day by day it is like this for years
Alone with a page and words and thoughts and dreams
I struggle and do not know
If it means anything-

God who has been Good to me
And given me so many healthy years
Does not need my Calm or Praise
Though I have much Gratitude today-

A day begins
A life continues
Thank God-

Submitted: Sunday, June 16, 2013
Edited: Monday, June 17, 2013

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