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chantelle ribeiro

(1970/10/07 / South Africa - Johannesburg)

The Ocean


The ocean heals
Breathe in deeply
Let the saltiness cleanse you
Let it wash away confusion and despair
Let your tears merge with its waters
Your fear be swept away by its tides
Listen to its mighty roar
and hear the voice of God
Stare at its infinity
Sense its strength
His strength
And let it rock you with its rhythm
All your fears dashed upon the rocks
And when you lie spent on that beach
with the warm sand at your back
remember me

Submitted: Wednesday, September 28, 2011
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