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Parlor Mishap, Dream On

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Below is the poem entitled Parlor Mishap, Dream On which was written by poet Tim Ryerson. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Parlor Mishap, Dream On

somehow they forgot
to include one procedure
they asked if I could help them
move you to a bed
I gladly helped lift you up
and stroked your hair one last time...

***Edited version of a previous post

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  1. Date: 8/16/2013 10:24:00 AM
    this creates so much in one's mind Tim, yet still very moving...

  1. Date: 8/8/2013 8:40:00 PM
    Ow this definitely gave me a lump in my troath in the last verse tim.

  1. Date: 8/8/2013 5:42:00 PM
    I'm almost reluctant to comment on this one. It seems like a very private moment which touched you deeply. I love this gentle write, Tim. A warm hug to you, my friend. Licia :-)

  1. Date: 8/7/2013 11:26:00 PM
    So sad and deeply touching. You've made me cry.

  1. Date: 8/7/2013 4:12:00 PM
    If this is what I think it is.......very precious memory.....teary here....

  1. Date: 8/7/2013 2:12:00 PM
    tim , I like this one. It seems so loving, but why is it called parlor mishap? what was the procedure that was missed?

  1. Date: 8/7/2013 2:12:00 PM
    I agree with your comment made to me. I too adore the ocean! (but instead of a fish, I am a dolphin!)