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"Free"


Today is the day, I am free,
On this earth, I no longer want to be.
Family and friends do not mourn for me,
I will finally be at peace, and I will be free.
Remember me fondly, and do not cry,
Do not be angry, because I did not say goodbye.
As I start my journey, and the day is through,
Know as you loved me, I loved you too.
I know your hearts are hurting from this tragedy,
But try to understand I want to be free.
As I close my eyes and start to ascend,
Remember me as Son, Father, Brother, Uncle and friend.
I hope one day, we will all be together again,
I don't know how, and I don't know when.
I need to go, and this you may never understand,
Remember me as a kind and gentle man.
Thank you all for the love you have given me,
Know that today, your Son Father, Brother, Uncle and friend,
                                        Is "Free".

Written February 21, 2006
Copyrighted 2006: LLLee (c)2006
Dedication....I wrote this poem for a friend of mine whose son committed suicide……R.I. P.













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