A Friend

Common interests, common dreams,

All happiness and fun.

Carefree, laughing, fancy free-

But then hard trials come.

Former interests fade away,

Dreams now crushed by pain.

Laughter’s silenced, tears speak,

Freedom turns to chain.

Where has everybody gone?

Hearts united torn.

Fickle body, broken down,

Compassion never born.

It’s hard to bear injustice,

But there is One who knows.

He is a Friend unfailing

When everybody goes.

Written by Vivian Joy

Author: Viv

I'm a spoonie Blogger grieving the loss of my husband who went home 2/13/22.

30 thoughts on “A Friend”

    1. Awwww, thank you Christy! That means so much to me. I’m greatly encouraged by this today! Wow! You are so supportive and have shown such love to me as we journey along together. Much love back dear one!πŸ€—πŸ’•πŸ€—πŸ’•


    1. Awwww yes, I knew you would understand. I was shaking in my shoes before posting it as it was my first published poem but the good feedback greatly encouraged me. God is so very good! I’m glad you could enjoy it today!! πŸ€—πŸ˜š

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      1. God Given Each Of Us Gifts, We Must Use Them are Either Lose Them. So You Keep Using Your Gift are Gifts. πŸ™‚

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    1. Awwwww thanks so much. I want that teddy bear…..he is so cuddly and seems to have a personality coming out of his sweet face. Blessings! 😚😚


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