Where Have You Been?

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
I was having problems forgiving people who have hurt me. I sat down and wrote this after I found out that forgiveness is for me (forgiving gives me freedom). I'm well on my way though, down this road of forgiveness...

Submitted: July 08, 2008

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There is that something that I'm missing.
I'm trying to sprint in knee high mud.
I can get through this, one step at a time.
That was my thinking.

I once saw a healthy looking tree lying on its side.
Something was eating it inside.
It grew weak and couldn't stand,
That's the fall that came after pride.

I was locked within myself for a long time;
Until I found you.
I threw away pride and embraced you tightly.
Where have you been forgiveness?



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