Shalom Freedman

(Troy New York)

We Live As If We Are Only A Small Remnant Of Ourselves


There are too many lost moments in our lives-

All that we are now
Cannot again be
What we have lived-

Our lives pass
And even before we are dust
So little remains
We never are wholly ourselves-

Submitted: Sunday, April 21, 2013
Edited: Monday, April 22, 2013
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