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Gonna live On Forever

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Gonna live On Forever

Looks like this geezer Will live on forever When I'm out for a stroll Gait's light as a feather Most folks mistake me For a much younger dude They think I'm bout forty Don't want to be rude So they guess around fifty Some sixty or so Certainly don't blame them My age doesn't show I'm proud as a peacock This image I'm showing For a man in my seventies My pride's overflowing Owe it to a life filled with joy Singing happy songs Shooing away nasty clouds Sun shines all day long © Jack Ellison 2013

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  1. Date: 9/18/2013 3:07:00 AM
    Young at heart! Of course you are. So optimistic and confident. I'm eternally glad to read some uplifting work for a very well respectful, handsome and talented poet.

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison
    Date: 9/18/2013 6:18:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    WOWSERS!!! Can I take you home??? Hmmm... not sure about the handsome thing! LOL Love you sweet Laura xoxoxoxox
    Breidenthal Avatar Laura Breidenthal
    Date: 9/18/2013 3:07:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Always, Laura ;)
  1. Date: 9/15/2013 8:13:00 PM
    I give you a seven on this one. It is beautiful. Stay always happy and look young. Your family must love you a lot and that is what counts. God bless you and yours...... Lucilla

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison
    Date: 9/15/2013 8:34:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    The good life is achievable for almost everyone... attitude is definitely the key! That may sound a bit altruistic but it goes a long way to a happy life! Thank you Lucilla for your very kind words. Hugs and happy thoughts, Jack xoxox
  1. Date: 9/14/2013 2:05:00 PM
    magical write Jack and you don't look your age love this Shadow x smiles xox

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison
    Date: 9/14/2013 2:17:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    You are oh so kind my dear Shadow! Thanks a bunch... big hugs, Jack xoxoxox
  1. Date: 9/14/2013 9:41:00 AM
    wow, Jack, LOL,,,I want to feel this sun shine... haha... Love the colors of your stare... thanks for sharing this youthful write...xox...Linda

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison
    Date: 9/14/2013 9:44:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    I'm still a young guy in an old body! LOL Hugs, Jack xoxoxoxoxox
  1. Date: 9/14/2013 7:44:00 AM
    They say Dragons and Trolls are the closest to FOREVER people you'll ever find. So you're in the right company... They're loyal, too. They say I looked worn around the edges when they got here... They think, they're the remedy for that! My foot kept me down... Now my little doggie's leg is bothering her... so the usual walks are down... So Grandpa Troll has Dragon doing walkies with my Lab Lizzie in his arms... They both seem to be enjoying it! Can't figure out why the neighbors hide, tho? Really!

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison
    Date: 9/14/2013 8:00:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    We have a Golden! The sweetest doggie EVER! She's only 3 so we've got lotsa years to go! Her names Annie and she says hi to Lizzie! Muaaaaaaa! A smackeroonie for all youse guys! xoxox