Were I to hold you
In any degree of esteem, of respect,
Your words might hurt –
Twisting like daggers
Within one’s mind, one’s Soul.
But I don’t
So they can’t –
Water on a duck’s back
They are –
Water flowing back
To the Ocean of Love and Mercy,
A place where you too
One day in eternity
Shall bathe –
Immersed in the joy and love
Of the great IT IS.
IT is infinitely forgiving,
IT’s blessings await you
But it’s up to you –
You must prepare.
In our eternal unfoldment
We neither command
Our moments of realization,
Nor IT’s blessings,
We earn them.
IT’s gifts are granted
Solely in accordance with
With IT’s will,
At the time of IT’s choosing.
Today, to you, these words may mean nothing –
But one day, in this life, or in another lifetime yet to be,
Their truth will, in a moment of grace, be realized.
May the blessings be!
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