Thomas Ruth

(Tucson, AZ, USA)

Star Of Bethleham - Poem by Thomas Ruth

As a child I first met Christ
and prayed a child's prayer.
I grew
in wisdom,
wealth
and worldly ways,
but lost
that child's prayer.
As age infirms
I seek lost youth
in sky above;
and there
I find
that Eastern Star
my child's prayer;
REJOICE.


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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 2, 2003



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