"we are so lucky"

she said “we are so lucky”
at a time most people would highly disagree.
to the outsider her life didn’t seem lucky at all.
body was failing, but never her spirit or faith.
that’s how powerful a woman she was.
that faith has been instilled in us, that omnipotent
belief in all okay-ness absorbed into our beings.
it has been our compass all along.
we’re just wiping off the lens a bit so that lightness, laughter, joy can
she rings chimes, even in the stillness,
knowing it’s her and that there’s something
bigger here.