February 24, 2020

Little Candle

posted on: Thursday January 16, 2020

by Sarah Heavren ’21

There was a little candle
That came into my life.
And from this little candle
Came a beautiful light

Its flame emits a warm glow
That brings light to the dark.
The little flame lets me know
Inside me there’s a spark.

With light also comes shadows
But there’s nothing to fear
Because the little candle
Shines when the dark is near.

My sweet little candle’s light
Illuminates my doubts.
I hope its warm, burning light
Will not ever go out.

Hands holding a little candle that is lit

Photo courtesy of pixabay.com

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