Saturday, 14 September 2013


The world's not fair today,
it is not,
sat in a garden of last of summer sun.

Not a care in the world,
not one problem - I'm reminded of that each time I think of her.

And late sun gives no warmth,
gives no colour, gives no joy,
when in another garden someone else has dared to hope.

Dared to fill her lungs,
dared to want,
dared to think of what would come.

Dared to look on deepest fuchsia bloom and see beyond.

Cruelest, wicked hand of fate to steal from one who's lost.

For J x

Prose for Thought


  1. I've only just read the news... I can't believe it. So utterly wrong and unfair. How can the universe do such a thing....

  2. Beautiful words.

    It is difficult to understand why these things happen especially when one has already suffered enough for one lifetime.

  3. This is very sad. Nothing I want to put in this comment sounds right... you have found beautiful words...

  4. Hi there, this is wrong and unfair! :(

  5. Sad news, beautifully captured.

  6. I knew immediately who you were referring to in your words. So sad and cruel, as you say. Beautifully expressed. x

  7. I have only just seen this x Thank you x x x It is so beautiful x Thank you x

    1. You're welcome love. It truly has been an unfair world this year. I hope future times bring brighter, happier days xxx

  8. Such awful and unfair news but beautifully expressed

  9. Such sadness captured so beautifully. Nothing more to say except thank you for linking to Prose for Thought x

  10. Beautiful, heartbreaking and very special.


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