Sister Shut In

Holds

Their hand

And listens

They need to talk

And need to be heard

The nun sits quiet

Sending out the petitions

Of those who feel they have lost hope

In silent prayers to a higher source

A heart is comforted and two souls blessed

©2019 Annette Rochelle Aben

9 responses to “Sister Shut In

  1. The positive power of the listening ears…

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  2. An understanding ear is priceless.

    Liked by 1 person

  3. This is so nice, Annette.

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