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Drip by Drip
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By Quentin Clingerman
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Drip by Drip

 

Hanging firmly in place

Tubes running through space

Into a vein 

Drip by drip 

Live saving liquid

By some unpronounceable name

Very toxic

Yet, intended to extend life

The paradox of some medicines

 

There is an invisible line 

From which drips the toxicity of sin

Which kills spiritually

Only gives death

It's remedy is the blood of Christ

Infused to cleanse the sin

To stop the steady drip 

To give Eternal Life

 

The first IV only given when all else fails!

The latter line is not a choice

It is inborn 

Only the blood of Christ 

Can change it

It is a choice

 

Life in Christ

Death in sin

What is your choice?

Not to make one is to choose Death!

Drip by drip!


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Submitted: Saturday, July 28, 2012

Last Updated: Thursday, August 2, 2012

About the Poet
I am a retired educator. Now 85 years of age. I live in Maryland. I am the father of three ladies and thirteen grandchildren. Four grandchildren now married. I have two great grandsons, Koi Jon and Quinn Manu and a great granddaughter,Sephira Jade. Poems are an expression of how I think and feel. Variety in either case! I am the founder of WordChimes.com WC originated in February, 2000.


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