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The Old Guy … Think Kindly …


Think Kindly


When I am gone,

I hope you think kindly of me.

That there is a memory of us,

That brings a smile …

To your heart.


Remember … these old eyes once,

Contained a spark of life,

With all the joy of the young,

With all the hope ..

Of the loved.


When I am gone,

Remember our laughter,

The tears we shared,

And how our hearts sang,

From our shared whimsical smiles.


Oh when I am long resting in peace,

Put down the words for all to read.

To share once again,

This day and next,

My prayer and smile for all of you.


Jem © 2018




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Author: geezer94

I was told by my grandfather that if you are destined to hang you'll never drown. I have never been afraid of water . . .

22 thoughts on “The Old Guy … Think Kindly …

  1. What about that pineapple ham recipe you promised….. with gravy …and mashed potatos…..hmmmm

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  2. Please add my name on the fan list for your poetry book! I’m waiting …

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  3. Heartfelt this is. A ponder also.

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  4. This is sad! Here’s a hug, cause I think you need one, or a hundred. . .🤗❤️

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  5. Oh my….. this is very touching and heartfelt. Nicely written Geezer!

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  6. Aw, I love this poem! Beautiful! I can imagine you thinking about your wife as you wrote it? So you have two cameras or how did you get that photo – which by the way I think is so great, I can imagine you giving that look to Kat!

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    • Two cameras Ms Shelley. Holding one and the other on a tripod and tripped with a wireless shutter release. I did a whole book like this with me standing in front of all kinds of places around town. The wireless shutter release was the best twenty dollars I’ve spent on camera paraphernalia. g


  7. I don’t think I’ve ever read a poem so tender and loving. It brought tears to my eyes.

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  8. Reblogged this on Art by Rob Goldstein and commented:
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  9. Such beautiful and moving sentiment

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