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Poem: Safe in Your Arms

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Poem Summary

"Safe in Your Arms" is a poem about how someone else can make you feel. You gain courage & hope with love. You smile as you feel safe. You know if you're facing your last moments on earth, you want to be safe in his arms embracing love one last time.

"In Your Arms" by Illenium


Safe in Your Arms

Your strength
gives me courage,
your love
gives me hope,
your laughter
makes me smile.

The positive way
you handle life
helps release my fears,
the way you hold me close
makes me feel safe.

Even if my days were numbered,
I would remain
safe in your arms,
embracing your love
one last time.


The strength of a man isn't seen in the power of his arms.

It's seen in the love with which he embraces you.

— Dr. Steve Maraboli

"Lay Down Beside Me" by Don Williams


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