Apart at Christmas

Apart at Christmas - A woman standing alone looking down sadly at a cell phone. In back of her is a Christmas tree.
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During this time of thanks and giving,
I’m grateful for a reason for living.

Your commitment, your strength gives me a lift,
And I could ask for no other gift.

The love, the faith, the bond we share,
Immeasurable, beyond compare.

This Christmas, one wish comes from my heart,
That we’ll never spend another apart.

This time away feels an endless fast,
I only pray it will quickly pass.

Be true, my love, let peace indwell,
Until we rejoin, be safe, be well.

Copyright © 2022 Brandon Ellrich

Thanks for reading! If you enjoyed this Christmas love poem, please click the like button and leave a comment as well. Follow me if you would like to receive updates whenever new posts are published. I hope you and your loved ones are able to be together this Holiday season.

If you liked this poem, you might also want to check out my poem Staying Close at Christmas.

Published by Brandon Ellrich

I live in Central Missouri and enjoy reading, writing, playing tennis, watching movies, and exploring creative outlets. I have a Bachelor of Science degree in psychology and I love to take my readers inside the minds of my characters.

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