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Honoring Dads
by Flying Fox AKA Ted L Glines

Sunday, June 15, 2008
Rated "G" by the Author.
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This one was written especially for Dayton Cooper, but is dedicated to all fathers everywhere.


Honoring Dads
by Ted L Glines

Helps to bring kids into this world
as into life they are swiftly hurled
he disciplines and praises them
plays with them and raises them
and time has brought him joys and tears
as kids grew up through all their years
his gentle touch has molded them
even when he scolded them
and finally there comes the day
when he must send them on their way
a hug - a smile - a tear to hide
in hopes that they will bring him pride
and that is why - this year - we say
a well-earned "Happy Father's Day."

 

 

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Reviewed by Rose Rideout 6/16/2008
Ted an exceptional write to honor all Dads. Thank you for sharing.

Newfie Hugs, Rose
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 6/15/2008
A most timely tribute well-expressed, Ted. Thank you. Love and peace to you,

Regis
Reviewed by Lois Christensen 6/15/2008
Reads so true and honorable, rings so true and honorable maybe is better saying, and I could quickly follow every verse and read it so easily. Understand Father's Day is so important to me that I love to read writes like this one. Thanks for honoring Dad's today.
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 6/15/2008
Beautiful, Ted, this tribute to Daddies - well done -

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Jeanette Cooper 6/15/2008
This is what dads are for, and this is what dads do. Your poem states this excellently. Happy Father's Day to you.
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 6/15/2008
You honor him, and all loving fathers, extremely well, my friend.
Reviewed by Felix Perry 6/15/2008
Excellant summation of what a father is and should be. Thank you for sharing this Ted.
Fee
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 6/15/2008
very nice!
Reviewed by Georg Mateos 6/15/2008
Ted, and a very happy day to you too!

Georg



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