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Just Wanted You To Know
by Leann Marshall

Friday, June 26, 2009
Rated "G" by the Author.
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For My Father

Daddy

Everyone always said I look like you

Your middle child

Same hair

Same eyes

Same knowing smile

So sorry I went wild

Those crazy teen-aged years

So long ago...

 

Just wanted you to know

 

How proud I was

The morning you brought my lunch to sixth grade

Walked into class with the forgotten bag

All eyes turned to see

Your movie star handsome face

 “Is that your dad?”

“Of course,” I said, and smiled...

 

Just wanted you to know

 

It’s what they couldn’t see

Your wisdom, strength, and love

Forever imprinted

In my heart

All those years ago

That’s helped to carry me along...

 

Just wanted you to know.

 

 

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Reviewed by MaryGrace Patterson 11/23/2009
A loving tribute to your dad! He sounds like he was a great guy...M
Reviewed by Jerry Engler 6/27/2009
Really great tribute, Leann, apparently to a parent who earned it with fatherhood well done........Jerry
Reviewed by Donelle Knudsen 6/26/2009
Leann, this brought tears to my eyes. I was close to my Daddy too. Donelle
Reviewed by Felix Perry 6/26/2009
This is truly an amazing tribute that would light up any fathers eyes and heart. As fathers we often need reassurance we have done the best we could.
hugs
fee
Reviewed by Albert Isaac 6/26/2009
You never disappoint. Well done, Leann.
Reviewed by Rose Rideout 6/26/2009
These words would make any Dad beam with a love to treasure. Thank you for sharing Leann.

Newfie hugs, Rose
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 6/26/2009
A fine tribute indeed, Leann. Love and best wishes,

Regis
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