Treasure Island

Connie Yost

(5/27/38 / Reed City, Michigan)

Someone To Talk To


There was a boy
A very sad and lonely boy
Who had no one to talk to.
And then one day
He called the name
Of someone he had heard of
But didn't really know.

That someone heard and came to him,
In perfect stillness answered thus:

'I will listen to your sadness,
I will hear your deepest fears.
I will wrap my love around you,
I will sooth away your tears.

I'll believe you not deceive you.
And even when our battle's won,
I'm the Father who won't leave you,
I am God
And you're my son'.

Submitted: Sunday, May 19, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, September 11, 2013
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