Across many miles,
You lay your head down,
Alone once again,
Through no fault of your own.

Tears of loneliness are shed,
As you reach out for me,
Finding nothing but space,
In that big empty bed.

We yearn to be together,
And cannot wait for the day,
But until then,
Feel my love across the miles.

*Written by Emily Sheely on 3/11/2016 and dedicated to the men and women in our military deployed away from their loved ones.*

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