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Knowing I will be alone

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Below is the poem entitled Knowing I will be alone which was written by poet jon terry. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Knowing I will be alone

When my day is over
And I approach our home
My heart starts to get heavy
Knowing I will be alone

I have to take a deep breath
when I open up the door
With the memories of your smile
As you're running down the hall
you'd hold your arms up high
With your eyes shining so bright
reaching up on tip-toes
so I can hold you tight

I long to hear those questions
Come flooding from your lips
Like where do apples come from
Or why can't I have nits

When you're a little older
I show you what I write
So you'll know Daddy loves you
When you go to bed at night

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  1. Date: 8/3/2012 12:07:00 PM
    Hi Jon beautiful poem for your daughter, they are our angels not matter what, I like this alot, all the best Owen

    terry Avatar jon terry
    Date: 8/3/2012 12:12:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Owen, thanks so much mate hope she likes it when she's older Jon
  1. Date: 8/1/2012 1:52:00 PM
    Jon this sounds like a poem to your daughter, I love it, very well written...David

    terry Avatar jon terry
    Date: 8/1/2012 2:11:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Dave, your spot on mate, I'm going to post my first funny one in a minute. thanks for reading this mate jon