Gail Grierson

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My Daughter's Gift - Poem by Gail Grierson

One February morning, quite early in the day,
My daughter's time was over;
God had helped her slip away.
There were so many questions,
'We are miserable', we cried.
And yet nothing we could do now,
God's will would not be denied.

A 'tinkerbell' in spirit,
Tracey suffered so much pain;
Her cries were often silent
Very seldom she complained.
Her strength was so amazing,
Kept her mission right on track;
And the 'sunshine' whom she cherished,
'Always had her back'.

Brandon's kindness is amazing,
His strength is plain to see;
He's polite and he is caring,
Few have courage such as he.

So take your rest in Heaven,
And watch us, if you please;
Memories will sustain us -
What was meant to be will be.

Love you,

(edited May 28,2012)

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  • Heather Wilson (4/22/2012 7:21:00 AM)

    That was so heartfelt, I feel so sad for you, such a beautiful poem, a great tribute. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, April 22, 2012

Poem Edited: Monday, May 28, 2012

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