In Memoriam

Martin Richard, Age 8 Photo courtesy CNN, but reworked in Photoshop (TM)

Martin Richard, Age 8
Photo courtesy CNN, but reworked in Photoshop (TM)

One child

would not awake

to the brilliant Spring day

with thoughts of fun in the park

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He now sleeps

the longest slumber…

never again to run

never to make his mark

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Please…as Martin’s mother suffered a brain injury, and his sister lost a leg, remember this entire family in your prayers and thoughts.

Thank you.

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8 responses to “In Memoriam

    • I really feel so badly, Lancer, not only for those who died and their families, but the survivors who must learn to cope, many of them amputees of a sudden, and live with this ugliness seared into their memories….

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