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Poem: Let Me Be Just Me

I am a writer. My passion is poetry. I feel words connect people together and help us to understand the feelings we share.

"Let Me Live With Love and Die With You" by Ricky Van Shelton

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"Let Me Be Just Me"

Please don't grieve for me,

while I am still alive.


Place your worries

in the hand of God,

let him handle them.


Treat me no differently

than yesterday,

before we knew of this illness.


Let me be just me,

Let me live each day

as I did before,

like nothing has changed.

"I'll Leave This World Loving You" by Ricky Van Shelton

© 2019 BRENDA ARLEDGE

Comments

BRENDA ARLEDGE (author) from Washington Court House on October 22, 2019:

Louise,

I deeply apologize for missing to send you a reply. Somehow it got overlooked. I am sorry.

I am so happy you loved the words to this poem. It it one I believe in because people suffering only want to be normal.

Thank you for reading.

Louise Powles from Norfolk, England on February 01, 2019:

That's a beautifully written poem. I love the words.