Tribute for 9/11 by Moondustwriter


Candles were lit

life was vibrant

breathing and exhaling

giving, seeking

loving

***

What a gift

each passing day

to hold, caress

learn, teach

experience goodness

***

A Vulture

clouded the sky

darkness filled the realm

a choking smoke rose

extinguishing light

***

We heard your cries

saw your lives come

crashing down

into a heap

of rubble

***

many of those candles

never to reflect

never feel  arms

wrapping them

in warmth

***

We will never forget

the brilliance

that shone

from your

lives

***

we will never

forget

the sacrifice

of  9/11

Our hearts go out to those whose candles were extinguished on that fateful day.

May we never forget those lives, those loves.

Thanks for the Shot of the Candles

*

Thanks for the Twin Tower Shot

http://www.flickr.com/photos/blatantnews/3951918924/

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