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To My Son Jared

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To My Son Jared

T o many days I have missed you
O oldest Son of my loins,

M ayhap some day to write together again
Y earning for the Joy

S on you were my first born child
O only now you are the oldest,
N ever did you not make my heart smile

J ared
A lways
R emember
E vermore I shall be, Your Loving
D ad


           Merry Christmas from Iowa Son.... I Love You.....Dad

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  1. Date: 12/5/2009 4:42:00 PM
    sweetly penned, sounds like you did a fine job with your son! enjoyed reading!

  1. Date: 12/3/2009 7:41:00 PM
    Oh this is so beautiful...Wow...love it...Marty

  1. Date: 12/3/2009 12:22:00 PM
    nice tribute to a loving son. john and welcome

  1. Date: 12/3/2009 11:19:00 AM
    A beautiful tribute to Jar...another of your splendid writes my love!! Keep them coming! Love You! ~Mary

  1. Date: 12/3/2009 10:44:00 AM
    So nice! Perfect acrostic and a great tribute to your oldest son. Thank you for sharing, Caroline.

  1. Date: 12/3/2009 10:19:00 AM
    Jared is a poet ,a friend ,an entertainer and much more,he is very talented,He is a piece of sage in our soup and from what im reading he takes after you..lovely tribute indeed..=Charma

  1. Date: 12/3/2009 10:16:00 AM
    I like this in that it is simple and yet movig on the most basic level. Thank you for your comments on my little piece. It means a lot to me. Regards, Gerard.

  1. Date: 12/3/2009 9:36:00 AM
    Such beautiful sentiment here, Richard,.. I know... I have four sons (3 living) and they are the reason for life itself... astounding tribute to a wonderful guy who is my dearest friend on the Soup... thankxxx for sharing... and for your nice comments on my poetry today... happy u enjoyed... blessings... luv... Linda-Marie.."Sweetie" what does Taz stand for?

  1. Date: 12/3/2009 9:00:00 AM
    This is the third dedication for me today..... Thank you pop.... I loved it and am making this a fav......Great write.....:JP].........Oh, you should read Linda-Marie-Barianas poem called "Lone Wolf".....