Goodbye and God Bless To A Dear Sister

The  machines  murmured and  slowly  stop their pings

As her  soul, finally  at  peace was  released  and  found it’s  wings.

After months  of  pain  and  strain she  was  free  to  run and laugh  again.

I hope  you  are  back  with  your  true love and  dancing  to  a sweet refrain.


God  Bless  you  sister  dear

I shall miss  you  so,  yet still feel  you near.

The wonderful  times  you have given me  are

Memories  I  shall never  forget. You are  next  to me not  afar.

❤ ❤ ❤ ❤ ❤

34 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Annette Rochelle Aben
    Oct 15, 2015 @ 19:08:13


  2. Paul
    Oct 15, 2015 @ 19:19:27

    Oh Willow, HUGS , my condolences. I believe that our souls are eternal and your sister has moved onto the next level – may she find peace and contentment.


  3. cordeliasmom2012
    Oct 15, 2015 @ 19:46:57

    Ah, Willow, my thoughts are with you. What a beautiful poem for your sister.


  4. gigoid
    Oct 15, 2015 @ 21:05:02

    Blessed be, sister-mine… As you see, grief shared is lessened thereby, making it bearable if not entirely welcome…. Know we all share your feeling, and will be here when you need…



  5. Lynz Real Cooking
    Oct 15, 2015 @ 21:07:44

    Hugs beautiful! Thinking of you dear willow!


  6. Lynz Real Cooking
    Oct 15, 2015 @ 21:08:15

    Beautiful tribute


  7. zdunno03
    Oct 15, 2015 @ 21:23:25

    A lovely tribute to your sister.


  8. 1EarthUnited
    Oct 15, 2015 @ 21:39:33

    My deepest condolences, and a lovely tribute song to see her beautiful spirit off.


  9. Tosha Michelle
    Oct 15, 2015 @ 23:49:10

    I’m sorry for you loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you


  10. Tricia
    Oct 16, 2015 @ 03:45:58

    Oh, what a touching tribute to your sister. I’m so sorry Willow for your loss and pain. I do believe she is back with her true love and dancing away. Much comfort and peace to you.


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  12. socialbridge
    Oct 16, 2015 @ 07:14:08

    Dear Willow, heartfelt sympathy on your sister’s death.
    I hope you find ways to get through the inevitable sadness.
    Your poem is so beautiful and I sense that your beloved sister will always be deep in your heart. xxx


    • willowdot21
      Oct 16, 2015 @ 09:53:53

      Dear Jean thank you for your kind words, she leaves a huge hole in all our lives but even though she has left her shell, broken and tired out as it was, she is here and always will be in mine and all the family’s hearts. Thank you again. xxxxx


  13. morgaine620
    Oct 17, 2015 @ 06:47:01

    sending a big hug!


  14. Corina
    Oct 18, 2015 @ 22:13:59

    I’m so sorry, Willow. It’s a comfort to know she is no longer in pain, I’m sure. However, I also know that you will miss her for a long, long time. I’ve lost three brothers.

    Thinking of you and sending hugs and peaceful thoughts your way.


  15. ~ Sadie ~
    Oct 21, 2015 @ 05:36:36

    My deepest condolences, Willow. I can’t even imagine . . .
    Beautiful poem you wrote – sending you hugs ❤


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