Shawn L. Bird

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poem-mercy April 9, 2018

Filed under: Poetry — Shawn L. Bird @ 2:07 pm
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It’s a mercy, they say

nodding sagely.

Mercy it may be,

but I’m seeking grace,

for mercy does not

alleviate grief.



3 Responses to “poem-mercy”

  1. prior.. Says:

    good points here….

  2. Jim Stewart Says:

    Poignantly perceptive…

  3. Debra Says:

    Those who have experienced, know this is true. ox

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