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A Gift of Light

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A Gift of Light Poem Verses

In the garden of our lives,
A seed of love was sown,
Our precious granddaughter bloomed,
A treasure all our own.

Her radiant smile, a warming sun,
Her laughter, sweet as rain,
A presence we'll forever hold,
Our hearts her home remain.

Though skies have darkened, stars may fade,
In memory, she will shine,
Our dear granddaughter, love and light,
A gift that's truly divine.

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About the poem

This poem is a deeply moving tribute to a cherished granddaughter who has passed away. Using garden metaphors, it highlights her radiant personality, infectious laughter, and the warmth she brought to her family's lives. Despite her physical absence, the poem emphasizes her enduring presence in their hearts and memories.

The Structure of Poem

The poem is structured with a simple ABAB rhyme scheme and consists of three stanzas with four lines each. The first stanza sets the scene and introduces the granddaughter, while the second stanza describes her with warmth and joy. The final stanza acknowledges the sadness and darkness that comes with loss, but also emphasizes that her memory will continue to shine as a source of love and light.

Best Quote from A Gift of Light Poem

This is a quote from the poem A Gift of Light
"Though skies have darkened, stars may fade, In memory, she will shine,"
This quote is impactful as it emphasizes the enduring memory of the granddaughter. Despite the dark circumstances (her passing), her memory continues to shine brightly, offering a source of comfort and solace. This sentiment can provide a sense of enduring connection and hope during times of grief, making it a powerful quote for those experiencing a loss.

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