Nellie Isabelle Steward Cooper

Veteran Poet - 1,706 Points (4 September 1915 - 14 April 2005 / Youngstown, Ohio)

A Silent Goodbye - Poem by Nellie Isabelle Steward Cooper

Some goodbyes may be said
In the heart and alone
Long before the final hour

For at the time of our departing
We being neither here nor there
May have no time to comfort
Nor share a parting prayer

God bless

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  • (1/7/2009 12:58:00 PM)

    Goodbyes are rough on people sometimes (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Poem Edited: Thursday, November 21, 2019


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