YURI DURAAN

Rookie - 57 Points (29 September 1970 / South Africa)

Selfish Prayer - Poem by YURI DURAAN

I dare not pray for myself
lest I may receive what I do not deserve

so, I pray for you...
your happiness,
your prosperity,
that you may find the love
who will hold you,
cherish you.... allow you to be the person
you thought you could be...

and in praying this for you
I might just get what I do not deserve


Comments about Selfish Prayer by YURI DURAAN

  • C.R. Clark (4/12/2008 11:06:00 PM)


    A very insightful poem. Isn't it great that genuine concern for others(prayers) bring personal blessings as well. An excellent read. Thanks....10....
    Richard
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  • (4/9/2008 12:29:00 PM)


    Answers to prayers are never far away, especialy to a warm heart like this one 10 Chris keep writting and we will all keep reading (Report) Reply

  • (4/5/2008 6:19:00 AM)


    i hope your prayers are answered for both our sakes
    Bill
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Poem Submitted: Saturday, April 5, 2008



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