poet Dr. Antony Theodore

Dr. Antony Theodore

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Lighting - Candles

As a sign that
we feel connected
to our loved ones
beyond death,
we light candles
at the graves of
our relatives
and friends.

Some of them
live on in us,
and at the same
time we feel
that some of us
who were not
loving to us
are not
in love.
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Topic(s) of this poem: death, hope, love, remembrance, resurrection

Poem Submitted: Friday, October 30, 2020

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