Carolyn Brunelle

Master Of My Fate - Poem by Carolyn Brunelle

I am the master of my fate;
the captain of my soul,
and it is an awesome thing
that I have at my control.

Whether I sail the highest seas, or
dropp anchor in some foreign port
either way I man the wheel
and determine my own course.

So, I never sail my ship alone
for I’ve learned why sailors say,
that “Ships are meant for sailing,
and “Good Captains always pray.”

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  • (3/27/2008 2:35:00 PM)

    Never heard those expressions, Carolyn, although I've sailed
    many a league! Otherwise, you've got the patois down pretty
    good, from master to dropping anchor in some exotic port!
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Poem Submitted: Thursday, March 27, 2008

Poem Edited: Friday, May 30, 2008

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