I wrote this right after the death of my 37 year old son.


A woman had two sons
Now there's one;
Two boys a father had
Now they've none;
A brother a brother loved
Now he's gone;
A Mother mourns.

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I'm so sorry for the loss of your son.

Your poem is so poignant.

Take care.

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