Treasure Island

Colin Ian Jeffery

(20th May 1942 / Caterham)

BEST FRIEND


Always there, close as my heart
Support against the drowning waves
Strength sharing joys and grief
Keeping me stepping forward without falter.

Lighthouse battered by purple storms
Shoulder to cry on when sorrow overcomes
Cheer leader for each triumph
My encouragement to succeed.

I walk a long hard road but not alone
You are my trusted companion
Leading me safe from each burning place
Reason for the good I achieve.

Submitted: Saturday, April 20, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
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