Respecting the awesome power of words!

Music

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"We dance," they say,
because that is what
it feels and looks like
to stumble along life's path
with Grace as a partner,

catching you as you fall,
dipping you with such smoothness
that it all looks planned,
even if after the fact,

twirling you when you begin
to spin out of control,
always holding on to your hand
so you can be safely
pulled back from the edge,
no matter how far
or often you teeter.

"We dance," they say,
because the haunting music
underneath it all is pure love,
carried by the rhythm of Grace.

© 2017 Todd Jenkins
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One response

  1. Yes, always to dancing! I dragged Donald on to the dance floor at a wedding last weekend. Wait he says, I’ll look foolish. Your point? I ask.

    Liked by 1 person

    July 4, 2017 at 8:47 am

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