A final goodbye


woman in water

Only yesterday that water seemed to soothe my sadness as it tickled my knees.  I stood amidst nature, holding you close in my memory and in my heart.  Your ashes soared high on the very breeze that used to carry our laughter.


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24 thoughts on “A final goodbye

  1. This collection of opposites–soothe/sadness, holding you close/ashes soared high–speaks to the complicated swirling of grief.

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