Treasure Island

Meggie Gultiano


One More Day, Lord (A Prayer Poem)


' I am ready to go, set up my sail, hope the kind
westerly winds will blow fairly, the waters will be calm
make my journey home peacefully, like the setting sun...'



To live each day with happiness and hope
when you will navigate me and I will follow.
Waves may be rough ahead but I’d adore
Just one more day...just give me one day more.


Yes, I am ready, just give me one day more
So I can face the first light of summer sunrise
And touch and feel the morning dew ashore.
Oh, thank you Lord for another day to explore.

Submitted: Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Edited: Thursday, September 12, 2013

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