Uprooted Oak tree
Broken branches lie, decay
Roots lost to the winds
Exceptional understanding of loss and the void left in ones life “when Death steps in”. Reblogged on The Works of A. L. O’Prunty
I’ve been preoccupied with death today. More accurately with grief.
A colleague found out on Monday that her sister had died. Based on what they know so far, she died in her sleep. The sister had not suffered with a long-time illness. She was healthy in all appearances. Strong, happy, and healthy is how my colleague described her. Happy. This adjective is the least meaningful in a diagnosis, but it is still so important to the people that love her. “She was happy, how could she die?” or “At least she had a happy life.”
To get that call — someone you love has died. Not a death you were expecting. Not an elder come sweetly to the end of their winter. Not the afflicted finally at peace. She was strong, happy and healthy. And now she is gone.
But you are still here — waiting your turn or running…
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Honey sweet drips from the comb.
Weeping Willow weeps
Sunshine streaming, slanting, sees
Weeping Willow weeping
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