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Bon Voyage to a Departed Soul

Bon Voyage to a Departed Soul

A Poem by The Golden Pen
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I wrote this poem as a tribute to my Grandfather who died when I was 11.

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Did the celestial curtains part,
The night the silent bells tolled for you?
Did they wheel a loaded Tea cart?
Did you meet the motley crew?

Did they roll out the red carpet at your feet?
Did they give you a hero's welcome?
What was your impression when you and God finally meet?
Did they sift your soul measuring its sum?

Where did you go on that fateful Eve--
The night the silent bells tolled for you?
I heard the bells but did not see you leave;
Looking up towards heaven I caught a partial view.

Through the star lit skies I saw a ghostly sphere
Shooting like moonbeams towards the stratosphere.


Mary Aris ©2010

© 2010 The Golden Pen


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The Golden Pen
The Golden Pen

Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom



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My name is Mary Aris, A.K.A. The Golden Pen. I have published three poetry books, three children's fictions, one Gothic Novel and an Autobiography through Lulu.com. more..

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