In death, a new beginning he found

In death he was so valiant,

In living we do thus nigh

A young boy all of seven

Etched his name in memory so high


A glimmer in the shadows for those

Who awaited a supporting hand

He lived so much more than most

As time slipped through like grains of sand


An engrossing smile upon his lips

With a twinkle in his mischievous eye

I reminisce as I reign atop my tower of mores

Gazing at the world with a look so wry


Is it enough to just live our lives?

Droning on in sameness galore

Or should we be like that dear boy?

Doing some more; oh so much more…

[Dedicated to the very inspirational and endearing story of a little boy we knew, who in his passing away lent life to four strangers.]


~ by eugenicist on February 1, 2016.

2 Responses to “In death, a new beginning he found”

  1. What a heart wrenching read!

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