© Louise Bailey                     


I feel a warmth around me 
like your presence is so near,
And I close my eyes to visualize 

your face when you were here,
I endure the times we spent together 
and they are locked inside my heart.

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For as long as I have those
memories we will never be apart,
Even though we cannot speak

anymore my voice is always there,
Because every night before I sleep 
I have you in my prayer.