When my tears blend with Jesus’ blood

Jesus always had a long lasting influence
In my heart and hearing of his crucifixion,
I rushed to the place where Jesus stood still.
The boundless blue sky cried
Tears of sadness and lamentation
Without any consolation.
The scions of silence stretched far
Embracing the horizon which was restless
And wanted to flow towards Jesus’ feet.

His hands were bleeding, feet were bleeding
And the crown of thorns was so hurting.
‘Lord! Let me remove the thorny crown
And replace it with a golden one
Studded with stones precious.
Help me remove those nails,
I implore to you.’

I stood helpless, wiped Jesus’ feet
With my big handkerchief and placing
My head on his feet cried my heart out.

The hard hitting truth is that very few understand
The passion of Christ,
The fruitfulness of his mission.
With emotions stripped bare,
I looked up at Jesus and he smiled
As if nothing had happened
And he had forgiven the wrongdoers.
I said to him, loud and bold,
‘Jesus, you are eternal,
You will be alive in all men’s hearts
And we will walk on the path
You have paved for us.
This is our promise.’
And while I said these words,
Jesus’ blood blended with my tears.

pramila khadun

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About pramilakhadun

I am the holder of a Bsc degree in Food and Nutrition from S.N.D.T University,Pune,India.Have taught this subject in a private institution for almost thirty-five years.Currently, I am retired and travel alot with my husband Raj, daughters Dr Rajnee and Priyum and son Airline Captain.Had my first book of poetry published by Minerva press, London and other two in Mauritius.More coming soon.I love poetry and enjoy reading poems of poets across the world and I feel Destiny Poets is the right place for me.

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