Lighthouses

Posted: December 18, 2013 in Poems, Writing
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diff-lighthouse-wave

Do you think that lighthouses cry a lot?

Always illuminating,

Always helping,

Always selfless.

 

Never thanked,

Never celebrated,

Never lauded.

Do you think that lighthouses cry a lot?

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Comments
  1. Great words and question, beautiful photo.
    I love looking at lighthouses. I always thought they were under-appreciated for the important job they do.
    HUGS,
    Carolyn 🙂

  2. jodegray says:

    Maybe it’s their tears we can see shining from out at sea?
    The tears put there by widows
    and kept alight by the hope of children and wives

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  4. Osharlequin says:

    Reblogged this on WorldofHarley and commented:

    Lighthouses

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