Willem VanVoorthuysen

Rookie (Nov.2,1916 / Dutch East Indies (Indonesia))

My Guardian Angel - Poem by Willem VanVoorthuysen

While driving home late nights,
in heavy traffic, moving fast,
on narrow country highways,
I tell myself you are still there,
right next to me me, exactly
where you so loved to be, until
God took you back to heaven.

You are a humble helper of
our Savior's Holy Spirit now;
your lovely presence does
what even the strongest coffee
could't achieve: remind me to
drive carefully, because of
my very special passenger..
.


Comments about My Guardian Angel by Willem VanVoorthuysen

  • Ernestine Northover (10/2/2005 11:31:00 AM)

    It's so nice to know that she's still beside you Willem. Cherish your memories. Sincerely Ernestine Northover (Report)Reply

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  • john tiong chunghoo (4/23/2005 9:24:00 AM)

    simple poem reeks of religion. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, April 22, 2005



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