Ces deux bêtes de somme

Ces deux bêtes de somme

par Robert Farelly Tiré de Noël à la chandelle, Editions S.P.B. ,1964 Ce que tout le monde devrait savoir, mais que beaucoup de gens ignorent, c’est que, en Arménie, sur le mont Ararat, a lieu chaque année un congrès mondial de tous les animaux de la terre. Ils viennent là, deux par espèce, un mâle et une femelle. Une sorte de trêve est proclamée pour cette occasion, si bien que le lion voisine avec la brebis, le chat…

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to Mom: here eyes

to Mom: here eyes

© Valarie M. Shea familyfriendpoems.com Gone are the eyes that watched me grow The eyes that were able to see into my soul Together we climbed mountains and made it through the pain Only to find out that someday it would be forever changed As you’ve gotten weaker, I’ve gotten stronger Able to take care of myself even though I didn’t want to You’d be proud of my wit, my confidence and my charm People…

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Sorry I Cheated

Sorry I Cheated

By RALPH Sorry I Cheated I know I hurt you When I did what I did. But still without you I don’t think I can live. You’re the only one That I have ever loved. You were my shoulder to lean on When things got rough. I know it was stupid And a huge mistake. Will you please forgive me? I’ll do whatever it takes. I cried myself to sleep at night Knowing that…

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Mary Alice’s toes…

Mary Alice’s toes…

Margaret McMullan When you’re and only child in a family with an only parent, you look at other, bigger families with envy. Mary Alice had a family with a station wagon, a split-level house, and a pool. But then I looked up and saw Mary Alice’s toes, as she stood at the edged of the diving board. Her second toe lay on top of her big toe on each foot. I had never seen such…

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Can’t Get You Out Of My Head

Can’t Get You Out Of My Head

www.familyfriendpoems.com Once again I write to you The sun is shining the sky is blue And all I do is sit and think….. Only about you without a blink The days pass and the nights yearn From all that has happened I wish I could learn That life isn’t always what you desire It leaves you lost in flames of fire You see your day and see it through Knowing what I’m writing is all…

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When you are old

When you are old

By W.B When you are old and grey and full of sleep, And nodding by the fire, take down this book, And slowly read, and dream of the soft look Your eyes had once, and of their shadows deep; How many loved your moments of glad grace, And loved your beauty with love false or true, But one man loved the pilgrim soul in you, And loved the sorrows of your changing face; And bending…

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If you want to walk away

If you want to walk away

writings… If you want to walk away I will not beg you to stay I will not tell you that I love you Nor that every second I’ll miss you I won’t tell you that I will be lonely I won’t say how much you mean to me I won’t admit that life isn’t fair I would act like I don’t care Like what’s happening is all right Like I’m not gonna cry every night…

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