Treasure Island

Suzanna Chevalier

(4-18-1966 / Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Why Isn't There Healing In Jail?


The soul gets hurt when it goes to jail
This is where the system fails…
It does psychological damage like that
It makes humans feel bad, guilty
and like they have no chance.
Now it is hard enough to incarnate when once we were totally free of a body-
Be in a human body and go to jail with no key?
Why isn’t there more healing in jail?
Like making them feel better for they might have failed?
Healing music, healing smiles, healing help from staff
Why, is that too much to ask?

Submitted: Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Edited: Thursday, September 12, 2013
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Written by SC Chevalier on August 29,2013

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