Christmas Countdown Poem 2021: 5. Footsteps in the Snow

My eyes look down,
As I miss you this year,
It's been so long, 
Since you were here.
The sound of your voice,
The gifts that you gave,
Are all memories now,
Of Christmas far away.
My eyes drift down,
And see footprints there,
Walking next to me,
Where you once were.
A tear comes to my eye,
And I wish you were here,
To comfort me when I'm sad,
In the dark of the year.
My eyes clear up,
And I see the footprints clear,
You were always beside me,
You are always there.

©The Pesky Poet

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