Song of a Child

A Poem About Loss, Grief, and Sorrow

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A child cried beside the seraphs.

Not for himself; but for his mother.

She too followed him into death.

Into the unknown she fell; only one could hear her wail.

The mother died before her time.



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Michael Snellen

Michael Snellen

I write audaciously about everything under the sun. Founder of Catholicism for the Modern World.