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Never Give Up

My dad said never give up to me,
as I sat upon his feathered knee.
Little ducks need to swim,
the water is like a gym.
I will not give up-I am free.
Date Written: 5/5/2021
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Duck: says-never give up

Copyright © | Year Posted 2021




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Date: 4/3/2022 12:10:00 PM
A good message for us all. Funny I should come across your poem today, just left the hospital after surgery and repeated your last line to myself. Theodore Roosevelt was famous for saying "Never give up" in a speech he gave once. It was a sweet little poem. Quack, quack.
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Paula Goldsmith
Date: 4/4/2022 10:38:00 AM
Thanks for writing. Glad you like this write. Hope you are feeling better. Hospitals are not place to vacation in. hahaha No really, get well fast. Maybe my dad heard Roosevelt say the line. I have no idea, I just know my dad always said it. I will add you to my soup prayer list. Have a blessed day........................
Date: 5/6/2021 7:44:00 AM
Good advice Paula, never give up, even when the odds are stacked against us. Good luck in the contest Tom
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Paula Goldsmith
Date: 5/6/2021 9:12:00 AM
Thanks for writing and for your good luck. Glad you like my fun duck write. Have a blessed day...........................
Date: 5/5/2021 12:01:00 PM
Hello Paula Goldsmith, that is right no matter how we try , and it don't turn out right. Try, try again. enjoy your your day my friend. hugs.
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Darlene De Beaulieu
Date: 5/6/2021 11:43:00 AM
Hello Paula, yes I enjoyed your fun poem. Hugs Darlene
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Paula Goldsmith
Date: 5/6/2021 9:11:00 AM
Thanks for writing. Glad you like my fun write. Have a blessed day with hugs........................