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Poppa Jack

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Poppa Jack



In our close circle of friends and family I've been known as old Poppa Jack Really like it, I can feel all the love What I give comes bouncing right back Always been known to love the whole world Enemies? Not a single darn soul Some people I like a bit more than others They're in the minority on the whole There's nobody I'd really classify as someone I wouldn't spend time with, by crikey Or give pretty ladies a sweet tender hug That person's never entered my psyche So here's this old guy baring his soul For the world to see and to know My inner workings are still working fine The secret? Just let it all flow Here's old Poppa Jack signing off for now With a dirty big smackeroonie For all my multitude of friends and family Whose love is so precious to me © Jack Ellison 2013

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  1. Date: 10/22/2013 7:37:00 PM

    You're sweet, Poppa Jack! And such an inspiration! Always, Laura

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 10/22/2013 7:43:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    No you got that wrong... you're sweet! Okay we're both sweet! LOL hugz xoxox
  1. Date: 10/20/2013 8:46:00 AM

    Very heartfelt poem, love the way you write Jack.

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 10/20/2013 8:50:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    We're gonna get along just fine my new sweet friend! Big huggeroonies xoxox
  1. Date: 10/17/2013 6:45:00 PM

    Smackeronie back.....:-)

    Jones Avatar Donna Jones Date: 10/18/2013 8:18:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    My bad.....can go back to my Jr high days and just say swap spit.....:-) :-) :-) :-) :-) lol....you're so awesome..
    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 10/17/2013 7:03:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    I hope you know you're in violation of the copyright I have for that phrase!!! I'll allow it this time but be careful! Just joking Donna dear Donna! I'm honoured that you remembered it! LOL We can smackeroonie all night if you so wish... love ya a bunch xoxox
  1. Date: 10/17/2013 3:51:00 PM

    Yep I believe every word, I can't imagine you having enemies! I don't have any either :) Still, I am sitting at your feet, so maybe I can learn a thing or two about letting the love flow :) hehe

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 10/17/2013 4:00:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Do NOT put yourself down my dear Rebecca! From where I sit, you are one of the true genuine sweeties here on the Soup and I'm sure that translates to away from the Soup as well. Believe me, after all my MANY years, no one can pull the wool over my eyes anymore! Thanks you dear Rebecca... hugs, Poppa Jack xoxox
  1. Date: 10/17/2013 11:19:00 AM

    Beautiful, Jack, showing your soft side - loved it! :) xoxox

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 10/17/2013 11:33:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Got lotsa sides... like the soft side best! Hugs and major hugggs xoxox
  1. Date: 10/17/2013 10:39:00 AM

    Dragon got everyone into a circle holding hands and singing. Dragon told them stories from Poppa Jack from long... long... ago... Hey Dragon you're only a little over 2 years old... It's not that long ago... Silly Dragon... Tho time tends to be relevant to his own perspective. He's turning into a great story teller and should be ready for the Fall and Halloween camp fires. However I've noticed he changed ALL of the facts, and he's always the Hero... Who would have thunk it... Duh! Dragon... LOL

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 10/17/2013 3:24:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Tell 'em you're only young as you feel and I feel as young as ever! The positive attitude does it for me! Hugsss xoxoxox
  1. Date: 10/17/2013 9:03:00 AM

    Your heart, let it shine..let it shine. Wonderful!

  1. Date: 10/17/2013 8:09:00 AM

    I really loved reading this tremendous and enlightening write here this morning my friend! You have tenderly written loving words to us and I return them back to you! What a phenomenal piece Great Work!!

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 10/17/2013 8:13:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you muchly once more my friend... hope your day is a good one!