Treasure Island

Daniel Martinez, J.D.

(Hollywood, CA.)

Why Have You Abandoned Me


O’ Jesus why have you abandoned me?
Years of prayers have gone unanswered
I wished for you to me with me
My fingers cut off, my anxiety wreaks havoc
And you are nowhere in sight.
I served the poor the people like me
Only then I got to see
The difference between them and thee
O’ Jesus why have you abandoned me?
O’ God why have you abandoned me?

Submitted: Saturday, August 17, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, August 21, 2013
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