When the rays of the sun soak into the horizon
and the moonless dusk arrives,
When vison fades to gray
and the sound of my voice is a distant whisper,
Hold fast for a moment more
as I sit beside you, and beg
Forget the fear.
Forget the pain.
the sun so bright you squinted to see me
and a warm safe bed during thunderstorms.
remember the faces of those who loved you,
that you were worthy of everlasting love,
and that in your short stay, you were everything