Saturday, January 13, 2018

snow day

the winter warriors
   plowing and scraping
   roads on 12-hour shifts;
the first responders
   taking risks to reach
   those who were foolish;
the carers
   spending time at
   the group homes
   and the shelters
      rather than with
      their families,
we pray, O Lord.

© 2018 Thom M. Shuman

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