One

Let any child Smile,
Cry,
Sing, or
Be there for a while.

Let one small boy
skip, or
lift a toy.

Let a tiny girl reach, or
not, or
touch, or
just be there.

Let one, only one ask
tell, or
show, or
just be.

Memory’s tear courses quickly.

If only he or she could again be

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Shamala Chandran
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Beautiful poem…love the thoughts about how we all need freedom and also let go…

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