Where is courage at a time when heroes are no more?
Courage is in your words when
they bring bad news,
You stand at my side as I receive the diagnosis:
journey will soon end.
Courage is in
your flashing sword as we stand in battle,
Not choosing to leave me in the
field of danger and despair.
Courage is in your boldness of
faith, in your encouraging smile,
So that I never give up hope,
until we reach the Promised Land.
Now my gift to you is in the
Golden Heart of immortality in its invincibility,
For we have won the war against
We share the grace of gentle
My gift to you, dear one,
provides the means for your great courage.
So rejoice in what the open
by Phyllis Moses - 2008