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Jack R Roberts

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It seems that only yesterday he was just a little boy,
Outside in the back yard playing with his toys.
It was back in 1981 that our relationship began,
And now this little boy of mine has grown into a man.

Impossible to me it seems that he grew up so fast.
But his days of being a little boy could not forever last.
Itís hard for me to comprehend him being called a man,
Its just something I must deal with the best way that I can.

Each night I thank the Lord above for giving him to me,
And I hope Iíll always be the Dad that he needs me to be.
My heart swells up with pride each chance I get to tell someone,
How proud I am to be his Dad and that he is my son.

I love you Jacko

Dad

Jack Roberts Ė December 7, 2002

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Reviewed by Smoke Martin (Reader) 12/14/2002
I know that Jackie loved this, I know I do. It is a wonderful delight to see the love you have for your children and family in general. Keep it up and I hope Jackie always remembers these words writtten by his wonderful father.
Reviewed by Connie Hinnen Cook 12/11/2002
Heartfelt and heartwarming at the same time! If I were your son, I'd frame this! Thanks for this one, Jack!
Reviewed by Victor Jensen 12/9/2002
I hope you keep a copy of this poem for your son until he is old enough to realize what a great treasure it is. If my dad had ever written a poem for me I'm sure it would now be one of my most prized possessions. This is a good poem.
Reviewed by Sanil nath (Reader) 12/9/2002
You are a wonderful father ... I liked the way u presented this write .. Wonderful .. Wish u and ur son a happy X'mas and wonderful days ...

Keep always happy ...
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 12/9/2002
Your poetry is as beautiful as your stories! Excellent tribute to Father and Son!
Reviewed by Betty Rickard 12/9/2002
Jack,
What a beautiful poem to your son..He'll always treasure it..The words are just beautiful..
I feel this way also.. I just couldn't believe my son just turned 18 ..Seems like yesterday he was that little boy holding my hand walking to kindergarden..Now he drives.. ahhhhh LOL
Jack, Excellent poem..This is truly, a gift from his father's heart..He will always keep this poem..
God bless.
Merry Christmas,
Betty
Reviewed by Nicole Davis Vergara (Reader) 12/8/2002
Oh this is indeed a lovely tribute to your son! I am sure he feels the same as you do too! Wonderful heartfelt write!
Nikki aka Nicole L. Davis Vergara
Reviewed by Trixie Love 12/8/2002
Hi Jack,
Such a beautiful tribute to your son..

Yes I agree, They grow up much to fast...

Trixie :)
Reviewed by Bill Murray 12/8/2002
Wonderful write Jack for your Son. I know the must love you very much, as you do him.
Bill Murray
Reviewed by E T Waldron 12/7/2002
Wonderful write of a Fathers pride and love for his son...bravo!
Reviewed by Dee C. 12/7/2002
Your words definitely reveal the kind of man you are and I'm sure your son can see that and appreciates that part of your spirit.
Wonderful tribute and write! ~ Dee
Reviewed by Ron (sketchman) Axelson 12/7/2002
Jack, your a man who deserves a great son.
Great tribute for your son...
Reviewed by Marilyn Seray 12/7/2002
Your pride shows in this wonderful tribute. They DO grow up fast don't they?

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