Faith Elizabeth Brigham

Rookie (May 14,1953 / Pittsburgh, PA)

A Prayer Before Dying - Poem by Faith Elizabeth Brigham

God forgive this sin of mine,
I know how grave it is.
But I promise this will be
The last offense of mine.

I don't know if I'll see you.
Please try to understand,
And help my friends and family
To find true peace of mind.

Comments about A Prayer Before Dying by Faith Elizabeth Brigham

  • (6/16/2006 5:01:00 AM)

    It is a short poem, but it is very telling. I like it. (Report) Reply

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  • (4/23/2006 8:56:00 AM)

    Leaves the reader guessing, Very tallented write, love duncan (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, April 23, 2006

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