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January 14

14 Jan

Surely, wherever you are, you must feel us. Those who loved you in secret, never wanting to call attention to our devotion. Those who watched your every move and dreamed of your voice in low times and high times, and imagined you as a friend, and liked what we saw.

Surely you must feel us, our thoughts, our grief, our tears, shed equally in secret. They must rise up to wherever you are, like incense on a gentle breeze, buoyed up by all the love they ride upon like a magic carpet.

I see you riding them like a quiet wave, with a smile on your face, both surprised and delighted, happy and content and

You will ride a little higher today.

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4 Comments

Posted by on January 14, 2017 in Poetry

 

4 responses to “January 14

  1. EclecticBonVivant

    January 14, 2017 at 11:54 am

    💔 eloquently said as always

     
    • Teddy Raye

      January 14, 2017 at 4:38 pm

      Thank you. I am surprised at how emotional I still feel about him.

       
  2. Orlando Switch

    January 14, 2017 at 8:24 pm

    Thank you, your words and emotions behind them are so fitting.

     

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