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You are very lucky, my father said-- and other poems

Jane Lester

You are very lucky, my father said-- and other poems

by Jane Lester

  • 49 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Mellen Poetry Press in Lewiston, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Jane Lester.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3562.E8529 Y68 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination45 p. :
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL386254M
ISBN 100773431101
LC Control Number98048979
OCLC/WorldCa40159129

“He’s read so many of my poems,” Sutphen said, noting the poems were read and recorded on the show. “I’m very, very lucky. I was lucky from the start. My dad died a couple of.   I love you, Dad. If my life were a car, you would be the brakes that stop me from making a mistake and the accelerator that drives me towards success. I love you, Dad. My childhood memories are not made up of my favorite dolls and toys but with those warm hugs and cuddles that I shared with you. I love you, Dad.

  “Oh, hello,” my father said, his voice soft and weary-sounding. I thought he didn’t know who I was, but then he added my name and held out his hand. “David.”. Counting my lucky stars that you Grandpa are a part of my life. Thank you for always being there. Thank You ; Happy Birthday, Grandpa. I send you love and happy wishes to make your day a special one. I love you! Birthday ; There is no other Grandfather I would choose. You make me laugh when I feel blue. You make me feel special in all I do.

im really into your poem i understand your reltionship with u and your father yall both shared a special bond its dat me and my father dont your poem touched me Spudzie your poem titles Dad was sent to a friend of mine the day her dad passed away "" and it ment alot to her jus to recieve this. Featuring adorable illustrations by Marianne Richmond, My Dad Loves Me reminds little ones that dads are special because they protect, teach, and play with their children. This delightful bestselling book is sure to be one that is treasured at nighttime to show all of the wonderful ways that love is shared.


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You are very lucky, my father said-- and other poems by Jane Lester Download PDF EPUB FB2

The former U.S. Poet Laureate discusses her decision to tell her mother’s story in prose, in her new book, “Memorial Drive,” and her feelings about the destruction of Confederate monuments. This is an expanded version of what I said at my father’s funeral.

He passed away on March 2, at the age of May his memory be a blessing. Yesterday, a friend who heard that my dad.

His most recent, The New One, is my favorite, because we learn he loves being a dad to Una. She's very lucky. I wanted this book and chose the Kindle Edition so I could listen while I work, and was so excited to know HE was reading it, so it's part book and part show, because he's not my father said-- and other poems book, but performing it/5().

"In my youth," said his father, "I took to the law, And argued each case with my wife; And the muscular strength, which it gave to my jaw, Has lasted the rest of my life." "You are old," said the youth, "one would hardly suppose That your eye was steady as ever; Yet, you balanced an eel on the end of your nose— What made you so awfully clever.

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Bottom line is, I didn't return to Apple to make a fortune. I've been very lucky in my life and already have one. When I my net worth was $ million or so. I decided then that I wasn't going to let it ruin my life.

There's no way you could ever spend it all, and I don't view wealth as something that validates my. I worked hard for you, and now I have achieved success. You are my secret guiding light. I love you, my dear.

With you around, I can quickly overcome even the hardest of misfortunes. You are my strength. I am very lucky to have you dear. Your dad loves you. Being a single mother was tough, but you have always given me strength and motivation.

And you are very nice!" The Carpenter said nothing but "Cut us another slice. I wish you were not quite so deaf— I've had to ask you twice!" "It seems a shame," the Walrus said, "To play them such a trick. After we've brought them out so far, And made them trot so quick!" The Carpenter said nothing but "The butter's spread too thick!".

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When I finished the book I was left completely speechless because the book was just that beautiful. I actually teared up a little bit/5(). The wise say a carp leaping over the dragon gate is a very lucky sign.

My father says he named me Cloud because I was born in the year of the dragon: there are always clouds following a dragon. Confucius' son died an early death. My father has only three daughters. The special poems you’d read You took time from your busy life To fill so many needs.

When we came home late at night You’d carry me to bed So many special memories That I’ve never really said. I love you dad, and always will Thanks for being who you are For loving, caring, working hard You’re the very best by far. (My dad is gone now.

Inspirational Short Happy Father's Day Poems Short inspirational father's day poems about the amazing role fathers play in our lives.

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There was a moment after my first book came out. And my dad said to me, you know, I’m actually—I’m paraphrasing—but he said, “I was upset that you didn’t really include me as much in your first book as you did your mother.” And it was because I’d lived with my mother my entire life.

I didn’t really know much about my dad’s. So, I posted a blog the other day about dementia, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease, and about legal planning for these horrible diseases. In the blog, I posted a section of a poem that I wrote for my father.

Since I published that blog, I have received a handful of requests to see the entire poem. Read More». We have assembled a collection of 21+ of the best ‘Remembering Dad’ quotes to help you celebrate his life and his enduring love. These quotes for Dad can be used in a eulogy, as a reading at a funeral or memorial service, or at a celebration of life ceremony, or in a sympathy card or funeral reception invitation.

For ease of reference, we have divided up our quotes into the following. Geeta Radhakrishna Menon (6/19/ PM). Fathers are wonderful people. Like the heavenly Father, he is a guardian and a guide. A beautiful tribute on the Father's day. Dad, you are so missed.

Dad, sometimes I wish for you to come back, but I don’t want you to suffer again. I know you are with me and I will always love and miss you with all my heart.

Until we meet again. Hey Dad, It’s me Dad, just wanted to tell you that I miss you bad. Dad could you come back and stay a. My father, in a day or two These poems about everyday life were immensely popular throughout the country. A prolific writer of o poems, Guest humbly called himself “a newspaper man who wrote verses.” I suppose, something else.

In other words, we let everybody find her own figure of speech. Not that it—speech—lay thick.An acrostic Father's Day poem in memoriam to a dead father that can be used free for any personal or non-commercial purpose.

Poems for Free. Home; How lucky to have had so good a father! On us his warm, unstinting sun long shone. We were, of his hardworking life, the center. TB: The book, among many other things, is one Black gay man’s examination of Black brotherhood and what that looks like in America.

I want to celebrate it, but I also mean to complicate the conversations within that brotherhood. This book does not contain poems of easy answers or solutions. No one gets off the hook in my poems.