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Hope…

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Good and evil,
God and the devil,
Hope and despair.

In our need to survive
Hope keeps us alive;
As the cool waters flow
Hope keeps us afloat
In the sea(-son) of life.

Hope is frail, pale,
A shadow without substance,
Hollow as an empty bowl
Until, filled with God’s promise,
Trust is born in our soul.

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©Denise G Allen, 24 February 2014 10:02

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Author: adeeyoyo

I am a middle-aged South African woman, living in Johannesburg. I began writing poetry towards the end of May 2010. I love animals – sometimes more than people!

13 thoughts on “Hope…

  1. I am happy to read it. Have a beautiful day :)

  2. You are so good at this… marvelous…

  3. until trust is born…yeah, having that trust makes all the difference
    some cool word play throughout….smiles.

  4. When Faith comes to work for you, Hope is no longer needed and has to go and find another position!

  5. Lovely and engaging use of rhyme. Very enjoyable read.

  6. Lovely thoughts expressed here, adee. Hope is often the only thing that keeps us on the right track. :)

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