Fay Slimm.

Show Me.

 

 

Show Me.

 

Take me aside and show me an
attitude that over-rides
doubt and is non-judgemental,

a love that tries hard to provide
reasons for misbehaviour,
finds ways of preventing fights
and prays for both
victim and for the perpetrator.

 

Guide me to traits that relieve
hidden pain and exist
to aid true friendship survival,

show me acts that will outshine
hate, researches facts
with care that dares to reprieve, 
which faces then forgives 
trials with more understanding.

 

Many harshly meant slights fail
to ignite if shown
tender compassion, awareness
that nurtures kinship
and feeds ire comforting food,

so do hear this request I pray,
take away pride
and teach me the caring way
to best live my life.

 

 

Comments6

  • dusk arising

    Now there's a prayer and a half. But i reckon the solution is granted to most who become a parent. Oh not right away with that wriggling noisy attention seeking bundle of fun and squeels. But as he/she/they grow it occurs. Unconditional love they call it. The spin offs from this milestone provide all you have asked for in your prayer.

  • orchidee

    A fine write/prayer Fay.

  • AwHec8

    Great Write there Fay Slimm. Don
    You must have a very connective soul to be able to access these words of wisdom.

  • ANGELA & BRIAN

    Teach Me Thy Way O Lord ~ Teach Me Thy Way
    Thy gracious aid afford ~ Teach |Me Thy Way
    Help Me to walk aright ~ more by Faith ~ less by sight
    Lead Me to Heavenly Light ~ Teach Me Thy Way ~ AMEN

    Angela here ~ Good Friday FAY ~ Thanks for sharing a very Beautiful Prayer. Life is too precious to waste it being Judgmental.
    V 1. Suggests we can all be Peacemakers & Encouragers
    V 2. Replacing Criticism with Care & Frostiness with Forgiveness
    V 3. Replacing Pride & Prejudice with Peace & Partnership !
    We are praying that COVID19 will bring us closer together in 2021 ~ AMEN

    Blessings & Peace & Joy with Love ~
    Angela - Brian & Smokey Cat ! ! !

  • ron parrish aka wordman

    maybe it will come true

  • Goldfinch60

    Your words are so true Fay and maybe one day everybody will be caring and be best to live their lives.

    Andy



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