761991  Poems Read Home Login

 Poetryseeds

9      11.........MY    PRAYER    TO    YOU


My dearest friends across the
United States of America.
Although we do not know each other
My heart goes out to you all today.

May I join in your special prayers of remembrance?

Though hundreds of miles away in the UK,
I can recall with the greatest pain, the
Indescribable event being reported here.

What had begun as a normal day,
As most others usually do,
Turned into a nightmare on a scale
I couldn't comprehend.

All day, I sat in front of the TV,
Watching catastrophic pictures,
In deep shock for the people
In those buildings, and unforgiving
Torment that their family and loved ones
Were going through.

The intense affection I have
For the American people
Is immense in itself, but
Multiplied a million times
Upon that tragic occasion.

They say “time heals”.
Well, it doesn't really.
We have to learn to live with a situation,
We find a way to work round it, but
Those fateful memories
Will be etched into our eyes for ever more.

They will not be forgotten.

My sincerest respect and love to you all.







©2000 - 2020 - Individual Authors of the Poetry. All rights reserved by authors.

Visit My Home Page | Start Your Own Poetry Site | PoetryPoem
[ Control Panel ]  [ Today's Poetry - ALL Poets ]  [ Search ]



dreamweaver POETRY BY KRIS ~ DREAMWEAVER - ~WELCOME TO DREAMLAND~ Read my Poems to Know me. I am in my poems.  
dreamweaver
poetic2050 Poetry by poetic2050 - Feedback and critique requested.  
poetic2050
godspoetwriter Poetry by godspoetwriter - Feedback and critique requested.  
godspoetwriter
poet5576 CHROME YELLOW - Feedback and critique requested.  
poet5576
Poetry by Brian - Wonderful Poems For Wonderful People Truly A Poem For Everyone. Uplifting, and Truthful.  
brianspose
Life Lines by Malibu Poetess - Straight forward prose and poetry on life, love, joy and disillusionment.  
malibupoetess
mykalangelo poems of Mykalangelo. - Tell me whatever, I'm not here often From poetrypoem.com your life will grow  
Mykalangelo

smallsteps     thomascarew      curlyque      poetry2231      author3578  View All Poets
Newest Item: Flatpack Frolics
Easily assembled says the blurb, It really doesn’t take too long, But, Mr Fla ... More
Added: 2020-01-15  My Poetry List  PoetryPoem.com      Get a Free Site       Blogs     Stories     Premium Sites