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Too Young

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Too Young

You were such a young man,
With the best of life in your grasp.
I was barely a boy,
Too young to share a man's secrets.
With the best of life in your grasp,
But you quickly slipped away,
Too young to share a man's secrets.
I wish you were here today,
But you quickly slipped away.
I was barely a boy.
I wish you were here today,
You were such a young man.



For Debbies Tough Get Going Contest May,14 2013

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  1. Date: 6/2/2013 2:28:00 PM
    Congrats on your great win..I knew it was a winnner..Sara

  1. Date: 6/1/2013 3:46:00 AM
    hi and congrats Craig, well done xx

  1. Date: 5/31/2013 8:23:00 PM
    Craig, you make me feel sad in this poem, good form and tone. Congratulations on your win.

  1. Date: 5/31/2013 10:59:00 AM
    Beautiful and heartfelt Craig. Congrats to you on your well deserved win. AO

  1. Date: 5/31/2013 8:11:00 AM
    Fantastic! I just love your writing style, Craig. Congratulations.

  1. Date: 5/15/2013 3:10:00 PM
    what a great way to do her contest. who was this young boy? I really like your entry. thanks for all your comments to me recently. Wish I were not so busy these days~!

  1. Date: 5/15/2013 5:42:00 AM
    This really is a very heartfelt write! Why? The question that so many who mourn can't find the answer to. I'm sure this will do well, Craig. Thanks for the link! I enjoyed it immensely. I commented back on your post! :) Thanks for liking the avatar!

  1. Date: 5/14/2013 5:20:00 PM
    Reads like winning material..Enjoyed reading this one this eve..Thanks for your visit to my work..Your comments are greatly appreciated..Sara

  1. Date: 5/14/2013 3:16:00 PM
    A very tender, heartfelt write. Well written, Craig !!

  1. Date: 5/14/2013 12:10:00 PM
    Painful ..... Really well written Craig! - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)