that we bring nothing into this world
and take nothing with us
when depart. But that was
written of material possessions.
All of us bring with us the need to love
and be loved and take with us,
in spirit, the knowledge
of having loved and having been loved...
So I wish for the ability
to remember the good things and
forget the rest, to create new memories
and to be sustained by trust and
hope and courage; and always to try