I miss you Papa (Grandpa)
Time has passed
Yet I still cherish your warm smile
and those welcoming hugs I hold dearly,
as you whispered words of encouragement
and tender love.
Now in the hands of God and loved ones
they’ll get to experience the very thing
close to my heart.
R.I.P. William Carroll
Originally published on October 7, 2015 powerpoetry.org