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  A Walk With My Dad
by Jill Eisnaugle
Saturday, June 17, 2006
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A poem for my Dad, this Father's Day.



 

 

 

I took a walk upon the beach
One Father’s Day at dawn
The sky above, a shade of peach
The sand tinted in fawn
Remembering the days we spent
When health and life were well
Much simpler times, but still they meant
More than mere words can tell.

 

I paused a moment at the pier
Where many summer nights
The ocean sounds were all we’d hear
But still, that was all right
We spent the hours, side by side
Bound by respect and peace
Each fishing trip brought me great pride
Whose memories shall ne’er cease.

 

I took a walk upon the beach
And wished that you were there
Beneath the sunrise, etched in peach
Without your old wheelchair
You are my light, when skies are gray -
All that goodness unfurls
Best wishes, Dad, this Father’s Day
Much Love, your little girl.

 

© 2006 – Jill Eisnaugle’s Poetry Collection

 
 
 
 




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Reviewed by Lois Christensen
Lovely memories of walking near the ocean, feeling the sea breeze, him talking to you and making memories for now and ever. **********
Reviewed by L. Figgins
Tears. Miss my Father, too. Wonderful memories in verse...

Lin
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Jill,

beautiful tribute to your daddy; very nice!

hope you are escaping the flooding down there in s.e. texas; it has been bad there! you are in my prayers!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in burleson, karen lynn. :)
Reviewed by Birgit and Roger Pratcher
Such a beautiful gift to your Dad on Father's Day! You both are blessed to have each other,
B&R
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner
Beautiful, Jill, a worthy tribute from a loving daughter! Well done!

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.

Hope you're not flooding out, but getting the rain you so desperately need. You're in my prayers--
Reviewed by Ronald Hull
Missed it on Sunny, but so glad I got it here.

Ron
Reviewed by Mr. Ed
Some of my best memories are with my Dad also, Jill; and this is a marvelous tribute to yours.
Reviewed by richard cederberg
A touching tribute to one's Father! I wish I could find such sentiment for my own!

As always, very consistent to style and application.

Good job!

Richard
Reviewed by Rhonda Galizia
Simple and pure...like your beautiful heart, Jill. God bless you and your Father with many more shared and tender memories.

love & prayers, rhonda
Reviewed by Felix Perry
Ahhhh this is all most fathers really want for their special day to be loved and cherished by their children.

Fee
Reviewed by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
This is a beautiful Fathers Day wish for your Dad, keep these coming
God Bless
Michelle!
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