My Prayer

That I may see the rainbow
through the rain,
believing that the sun
will shine again.

That I may live
as simple as a flower,
content to bloom
if only for this hour.

And though I may not grace
some grand bouquet…
help me to blossom fully
for this day.

©1965 Sharron R. McMillan
First published 1995 “Thyme For Rhyme”

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5 Responses to My Prayer

  1. hernibs says:

    Thank you Ruth 😉


  2. F Ruth says:

    Beautiful flower & words !!


  3. says:

    Wow! That is so gorgeous! 1965! Had no idea you were so very deep way back then! Love you!

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  4. hernibs says:

    Thank you. 🙂



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