Father

I stood looking
at your grave

thinking about
all that you forgave.

Twice the man
I will ever be

a grandfather
my son will never see

Love was a hard word
for you to say

yet you showed
it everyday.

Things that did not
have to be said

your actions
were enough instead.

Now when
my son looks at me

I must become
the father

you would
want me to be.

sunset person love people
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8 thoughts on “Father

  1. So beautifully said👍🏻😊

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  2. Hi love your work defines love of a son towards his father , & a father love for his son beautiful peom , Sir keep up the good work all the best take care …

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  3. Beautiful, thanks for sharing !!!

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  4. Beautiful! I feel your heart.

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  5. I had to step into big shoes. My son tells me I fit them well- WHEWW!

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  6. Wow! Marvelous is the only word i can think of rght now…….

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