My Mother’s Last Hand by Leonard Cohen

My mother’s last hand
– drawn in the last few months of her life –
it is her hand and my hand drawn as one hand

Leonard Cohen
From Book Of Longing

I am republishing selected posts from my former Leonard Cohen site, Cohencentric, here on (these posts can be found at Leonard Cohen). This entry was originally posted Dec 6, 2014 at, a predecessor of Cohencentric.

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