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Pappa for Father's Day

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Pappa for Father's Day

This day - a marvelous devotion to my Dad,
who is emissary to the bonds of familial love.
Man who bestowed life upon me, you stand above
any man God created, hero role- you always had. 
Gallant and fair, even when you were mad.
When life got too hard you gave me a shove- 
Now I am a fortuitous woman, ti's you- because of.
Immortally your daughter, for this I am glad.

Protector, mentor - a few ways to define you
What really counts, though, is from the heart,
Copiously you bestow this gift so true-
The whole of your being, faithful you impart
Family matters, and no other- is your world view
Beings intertwined together... Never shall we part.

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  1. Date: 3/14/2014 1:46:00 AM
    A lovely win Amy, a nice lovely winning poem. *SKAT*

  1. Date: 3/13/2014 10:26:00 PM
    I knew this poem would win.. Reading it again I say congrats !!

  1. Date: 3/13/2014 5:20:00 PM
    Lovely write for your Papa. Congratulations on your win. Love, Joyce

  1. Date: 3/13/2014 12:42:00 PM
    well done, amy.. this is a lovely write for your dad.. congrats!.. huggs

  1. Date: 3/13/2014 4:58:00 AM
    Enjoyed the emotional write and congrats on the fine win, amy

  1. Date: 3/13/2014 2:42:00 AM
    Congratulations my dear friend Amy . Thank you so much for your full support! Biggest hugs! Love lots, Leonora

  1. Date: 3/8/2014 11:29:00 AM
    Amy, Beautiful tribute to your Dad.. My dad is such a hero in my life!