Covid

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Covid

It’s a long way down
when despair grips aching heart.

It’s a long way down
when life slams final door,

and rips family apart.

It’s a long way down
when nurses offer prayers,

meaning kindness to impart.

It’s a long way down
when despair grips aching heart.

. . . j 
from the Childhood Remedy and Other Such collection