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My Special Grandad
by Kyle Vallis

Saturday, May 05, 2007
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Incorporated into the start of Inanimus is a poem, written by my cousin, and dedicated to the memory of our Grandad

Dedicated to the loving memory of
‘John Edward Vallis’
1934 - 2006


My Special Grandad

Always a smile,
Never a tear,
Even when the time was near,
So brave, so proud
And dignified too,
This Grandad is my tribute to you.

Forever live on,
In my heart,
Since the day that you did part,
The memories, the laughs,
The bad jokes too,
Every day I’ll be missing you.

You travelled so far,
More than most,
But you were never one to boast,
The sun, the sea,
The sunsets too,
Beautiful places for a beautiful you.

You loved your golf,
You were the best,
But now we lay you down to rest,
The cricket, the football,
The rounders too,
A real sportsman and that was you.

The things you achieved,
The thing you have done,
And now at this time the angels have come,
The homework, the maths,
The English too,
So helpful Grandad, also you.

As I say goodbye,
On this day,
The memories will never go away,
Your family, your friend,
Your Angel too,
I, my Grandad, will always love you.

By Kirstie Stockell.

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Reviewed by Karen Palumbo 5/5/2007
A most living tribute to your grandad. I am sure he is listening from the heavens above. Good write!

Be safe,
Karen



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