The Nurse's Heart
The Nurse's Heart
A Nurse must have a heart
That's bigger than the rest.
How else can she see the worst
And give her best.
She puts on a brave face
With any sign of danger.
Cheeks lined with weariness,
Yet a smile to comfort a stranger.
She knows with
Kindness and love
There is always room to
Copyright © 2010 Tammy Lochmann
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