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Crescent Smile

[in memory of Grandpa, one year on] The crescent moon smiles down at me, Although my day was sad, A year since my Grandpa passed, A year less good than bad. I hide away in bed afraid Seek refuge in … Continue reading

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What about me

I’m not ready. But you are. I thought the last Was still afar. I thought you’d stay forever. I thought we had more time. I thought there’d never come a day Without your hand in mine. They say they’ll make … Continue reading

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No More..

Each breath is laboured. No more. You mumble, As determined as infected lungs Will allow. A whispered shout. No more! No more.. You push juice away, Refuse food; No more. I don’t think you speak of orange juice. No more… … Continue reading

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Your Hand in Mine 

I will hold your hand Until there’s no more time, Your hand in mine, Two lives entwined. We’re comforted both, By this holding of hands, We’ve only few words, But we both understand. You worry, But I will look after … Continue reading

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Losing You

You sleep like a child, Not a care in the world, But you wake Full of puzzle, Confused. Until not long ago You were so sound of mind, Now it feels like your mind’s Been abused. I hate to watch … Continue reading

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Dear Grandpa

If I could choose a grandpa, (What a funny thing to do) There isn’t one that I could choose, Who would compare to you. You say you’re old but really, You’re still very young at heart, Whenever there’s fun to … Continue reading

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