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My man

"Am I a man

"You are

 Spider man
 Iron man,
 And when 
 I am old and frail son;

 I pray,


His smiles and hugs
could not be bought

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  1. Date: 2/1/2013 3:25:00 PM
    I think this is indeed priceless James ( well done is what I say )

  1. Date: 1/10/2013 3:59:00 PM
    my heart feels this... the message, the hug, the heart of father and son's love for one another...

  1. Date: 12/15/2012 2:11:00 PM
    Dear James, Hope this finds You and YOURS Healthy and High in the Spirit. The Proud "Pops" I love to see a family wove together with The PEN Excellent. Could "His smiles and hugs" be rented I could use them. Wishing YOU and YOURS a Very Merry Christmas and a Healthy,Prosperous, and Blessed New Year. Sorry about not keeping in touch. LOVE ALWAYS and FOREVER YOUR Eternal Liege...Harry

  1. Date: 12/5/2012 7:26:00 AM
    Love this too, soooo sweet. Shows the closeness of you and Noah and how you both depend on each other. Call me.

  1. Date: 11/30/2012 8:53:00 AM
    That is so cute. I have not seen or heard from you in a while. I hope all is well with you and Noah. I have been babysitting my grandson and traveling each week for that. They are moving here in Jan. so that will mean no more busing the 3 hours there and back. love phyl

  1. Date: 11/29/2012 6:05:00 PM
    Very sweet Bro.

  1. Date: 11/5/2012 3:54:00 PM
    love this, a wonderful write for a loved son James. Well done!

  1. Date: 10/9/2012 12:37:00 PM
    Howdy, Sir James. Long time no hear. Love your loving your son so much. Congrats on the selection. Love, daver

  1. Date: 8/28/2012 7:37:00 AM
    Tried emailing you and it won't go. I think something is wrong. Try to contact and let me know you are ok. Love, Elizabeth

  1. Date: 8/21/2012 10:05:00 PM
    always so great to hear from u James.. hope all is well with u two.. am holdng my own with health.. hands are giving me pain and grief but tryung to stay positive luv.. thanjxx for prayers.. I feel them..

  1. Date: 8/19/2012 7:36:00 AM
    Miss you James, are you busy, sick, on vacation? Hope all is well with both of you.

  1. Date: 8/13/2012 8:18:00 PM
    i love it,great write James for a great dad

  1. Date: 8/12/2012 9:32:00 AM
    Such a uniquewaytosee yoourself through NOAH'S EYES jAMES. i'M SURE YOU ARE HIS SUPERMAN NOW AND WILL BE ALWAYS! lOVE,eLIZABETH

  1. Date: 8/2/2012 12:00:00 PM
    I send you some smiles and hugs to James...and they are free. - well done. - // Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 7/25/2012 7:38:00 PM
    James...this had me thinkin' ' bout my Pop...passed 6 yrs. now...great work! And thx for comments! Not many want to comment on my political work! You have no fear! I watched a documentary about Wallace Stegner just last nite! And you mentioned him! I want to now read his work! Thanks JP! Jimbo

  1. Date: 7/25/2012 12:22:00 PM
    This is the sweetest gem ever James.. You sure got me smiling from ear to ear with this beauty.. Please hug Noah for me and enjoy the rest of your week.. Hugs and love Wilma

  1. Date: 7/24/2012 6:05:00 PM
    This is so sweet, I really like it, JAmes. I scanned all eight of your poetry pages and could not find your 2011 poem. If it is about insanity, go ahead and enter it in Nathan's contest!

  1. Date: 7/24/2012 10:01:00 AM
    oh how sweet these sentiments Ja,es.. thankxx for enjoying my poem for my son too.. seems he cannot find the right fit for him but one day.. wait till Noah is at that stage..oh boy.. khope all is well with u and u r enjoying new home.. we luv our lace at beach for Summer but luv oir new ho,e too.. all that is missing is ocean.. but we r woeking on that ..haha..luv..

  1. Date: 7/24/2012 8:48:00 AM
    so charmed by the childlike mood of this work, james... heartwarming and really endearing!..) huggs!

  1. Date: 7/21/2012 8:17:00 AM
    Very nice James... Michael