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A Happy Day

In mind's eye I reminisce, watching children play   
of a spring day sitting here, seeing my children play

blessed to see their smiles, when they hit, slid or fell 
A happy day begin playing ball, in this story I will tell

A kiss and hug I get, dad please take us to the fair 
Seeing the rides, ooh's, awe's echo from our pair

Eating fried dough, peanuts, "Boy! see the games over there" 
We're playing with family and friends, as they make a dare  

Can't miss any ride that twists, mixes, spins or flys in the air
There's so much to see, ride and play with, in a day at the fair 

Hearing "thanks mom and dad" that night, walking to the car 
"Stay awake" they say as we move, you know they can't get far

This day all started with thoughts of fun, smiles and laughs 
both asleep, with their dreams, today, mom and dad can laugh 

Any poem you posted during this month of* APRIL ~except ~ No! No! Bunny poems, or Easter poems..NOR other contest entries.

entered by Tom Larrow

Copyright © Tom Larrow

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  1. Date: 4/12/2012 4:56:00 PM
    glad to see you in the winners circle!Congrad's on your win! Light & love

  1. Date: 4/12/2012 12:30:00 AM
    Congrats Tom on your win. Keep the good work up

  1. Date: 4/11/2012 11:27:00 AM
    congrats on the placement in the contest...~sashi

  1. Date: 4/11/2012 11:13:00 AM
    Congratulations on your win in P.D.'s "April Poem" contest Tom. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 4/11/2012 12:00:00 AM
    Tom, thank you for your wonderful entry... CONGRATULATIONS~ ;-) ALWAYS *PD

  1. Date: 4/4/2012 9:09:00 AM
    this is no longer showing up on the contest page Tom, did you remove it?

    Larrow Avatar Tom Larrow
    Date: 4/4/2012 10:02:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Yes, I withdrew this poem and entered "Happy is a child" if that's ok? I wanted to do more work on this poem.