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Alone and naked
I entered this world
No pockets, to hide money
Let alone, a taste of honey.
Screaming, my head off, Hungry
I knew not why?
Until, I was given a breast
Unaware, of what it was
Happy I became, at my best.
I remember not, growing pains
Except for those, when I did wrong
My Dad whould discipline me
My Mother would hum me a song.
Would hold, my hand firmly
Making sure, from him, I did not run
While on our way, to the park
To have a little fun.
I, to chase
Squirrels and sparrows
To fish and relax
Clearing his mind, for a better tomorrow.
Never I dared, to leave his sight
He taught me
Never to near strangers
And other facts of life.
He showed me,
How to bait a hook
With wiggly worms
Yuk! I couldn't even look.
Worked hard, till his dying day
One day he left, to work
And there he stayed
His friends surrounded Him
As they all prayed.
Now he is gone
After raising seven
His presence, is still felt
Even while in heaven.
By: William Bonilla
Dedicated To My Father
William V. Bonilla
1910 - 1971
Thank You, You did a great
Job rasing Seven
R.I.P IN HEAVEN
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|Reviewed by Joyce Devenish
|Great poem about your great dad. There is no one like the dear old dads. Well done...JDM|
|Reviewed by Joyce Bowling
|A beautiful tribute to your father, I could feel the sincerity of this write, full of love and wonderful memories that you cherish, you've penned this with excellence my friend allowing us to share a small part of your family...enjoyed!
|Reviewed by Barbara Smith
|A beautiful tribute to your Dad...it's sad how the one's we love so much has to leave us so fast. I'll bet you are the same type of Dad he was...a good one.|
|Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
|Most beautiful tribute William!!
Hope you had a great Fathers Day!!
|Reviewed by Phillip William Allen
|Great tribute to your dad.|
|Reviewed by Rhonda Galizia
|And you did an excellent job of honoring your Father, William! Just wonderful...I miss mine, too.
God bless you, William - I hope you had a really great Father's Day yourself.
Love & Hugs, Rhonda
|Reviewed by Mr. Ed
|A wonderful dedication to your loving father, William. He sounds a lot like mine, and good fathers are truly wondrous human beings.|
|Reviewed by E T Waldron
|Superb tribute to your dad Wiliam! I'm sure you are following in his footsteps! A Blessed and Happy Fathers day to you !
|Reviewed by Ed Matlack
|A tribute well worth every word especially the best one, DAD...you will see him again...Ed & Rufuz|
|Reviewed by Morning Star
|Wow this one is just to beautiful
For words Such a beautiful tribute
To your father I'm sure his looking
At you right know from heaven with
His angel wings Feeling very proud of you!
Wishing you George a very happy Fathers Day
I know your a great Father Too,like Father like Son!!
Love Peace and Happiness your friend...Yolie
|Reviewed by D Johnson
|You have done your dad quite proudly...thanks,
|Reviewed by Ron (sketchman) Axelson
|Wonderful tribute for your Dad William..|
|Reviewed by Barbara Mercer
|Lovely write William. Waves }}}}} Barbara|