An Ode To Sarah Doughty


Eager as your words struck a chord

Knowledge new as yet unexplored

Now ravenous hunger and thirst

An appetite to be appeased first

The need to know and understand

Glasses no longer on a nightstand

Hours pass as fervently I read

Not once but twice I must reread

Compassion care devotion you give

So other may face fears and therefore live

Awareness created in those fearful

Opening doors seeing the unspeakable

Open your hearts be part of the healing

Accept, arms open wide, so appealing

Avid be your support for those suffering





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