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Best Grey Hairs Poems

Below are the all-time best Grey Hairs poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of grey hairs poems written by PoetrySoup members


The Old Man In The Mirror
The Old Man In The Mirror

Who is that old man who looks at me in the morning?
When I shave and shower he is there living...

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Categories: grey hairs, life, philosophy, sad, old,



Premium Member Old Man
See the old man sitting on the bench
Looking thru the wired fence
He sits there every day
Watching the children come and play
Once he was young and...

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Categories: grey hairs, children, health, old, people,

Ain't Got a Clue

Who cut the curd cyanide cheese,
thinning out the rank suspect crowd?
Who gassed death in the air bleed,
releasing an odor murder most foul?

Follow the phew olfactory...

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Categories: grey hairs, fun, humorous, mystery, word

Premium Member Two Grey Hairs Of Wisdom
I have just two grey hairs in my mustache
That keep growing back,under my nose
Why there's just two
I haven't a clue
Soon to be joined by many...

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Categories: grey hairs, funny, humorous, hair, wisdom,

A Truck Drivers Wife
I have been privileged,
 To hold in my life,
The title that’s known
 As a truck driver’s wife.
Now, women all know
Being married is rough.
But, marry a...

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Categories: grey hairs, career, caregiving, family, identity,

Rileys Comet
A  stunning scene. Edited for our insatiable reading pleasure.  High on a tight-rope.
The debutant wearing her 2-piece at one end. The isis general...

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Categories: grey hairs, me, simile,

Premium Member Bad Hair day - so I am hitting the bottle
I woke up this morning and my hair was such a mess
Its grey roots are showing through - oh dear I must confess
This lovely shade...

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Categories: grey hairs, beauty, hair, humorous, mum,

Yoruba holy communion
Young as just a week,
He was wrapped in a flannel.
His tender feet were shoeless -
Today was his appointed time;
 His feet must dialogue with gods.

The...

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Categories: grey hairs, africa, baby, faith, life,

CHANGED MY Underwear,------- and My Name
I
change my name 
like 
underwear...
fairly often, I suppose

I 
change my clothes 
like 
area codes
and Imma' damn gypsy, ya' see

I 
keep it fresh ta' death
nada
speck of...

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Categories: grey hairs, art, funny, happiness, inspirational,

I AM
I am but an entity in a vast universe,
human in form, of female persuasion
I breathe, I walk, I run and I talk
of my skin I...

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Categories: grey hairs, hello, identity, universe,

Premium Member AGEING
**** please note British spelling of ageing used ****

If the truth is told I’m getting old -
Of that there’s no denying
Grey hairs appear upon my...

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Categories: grey hairs, age, humorous,

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Observe and see
Festive cheer warms;
Spirits set free

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Cherry blossoms
Pink carpet pathway;
Waiting patiently

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Here's to you
Sakura moments;
Sparkling sunshine

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Moon overhead
View from my window;
Tender conversations

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Mahjong games
Relatives chit-chat;
My winning streak

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Touch of...

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Categories: grey hairs, blessing,

Unsung Hero
Unsung Hero
By: Sami LaRose

I do not lie, I do not deny that my Dad is the apple of my eye

The greatest man I have ever...

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Categories: grey hairs, daughter, father, forgiveness, friendship,

SLAVERY II
My soul rebuffs this show of selfless gain ,
Though my wages are higher than a few ,
I’m still encased in caves like an insane ,
As...

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Categories: grey hairs, life,

Premium Member COME, PLUCK A SONG



What makes your smile cold?

On springtime colors bold?

Hummingbirds croon from afar

Wilder than tambourine,

Thrilling the night’s  gauze sheen.

Come, pluck the tangy guitar

Dance a belly-go-round,

Before grey...

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Categories: grey hairs, adventure, inspirational, life,

Premium Member SANGUINE HAIKU



Lazy afternoon
Telemovie and naps;
Weary bones

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Words surge
Simple ideas;
Walk fond talk

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Old path here
Winding and trampled;
Grass verge survives

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Day trip outing
Viewing construction;
New house takes shapes

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Sanguine feel
Haiku streams flow;
Interim substance

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Cosmic...

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Categories: grey hairs, change,

While its yours
Is it fair that youth is beauty
That the best we can ever be
Is before we are twenty three
Why can't a wrinkle be sexy
Who says grey...

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Categories: grey hairs, age, funny, humor, life,

Premium Member Life Lessons Baby Girl Didn't Make The Team
Life Lessons Baby Girl Didn't Make The Team


Baby stop your crying
You didn't make Bobby Socks All Star Team
It's okay, let it go
It's not the end...

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Categories: grey hairs, courage, growing up, life,

Translation
Some people
    Quest for the daily food,
    prattle on about the trivial stories,
    Languish in agony...

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Categories: grey hairs, poems, poets, , cute,

It's my birthday
It's Your Birthday and quite an old age
Always in her  pajamas and acts on stage.
Shall we send another year with luck to her?
And maybe...

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Categories: grey hairs, dedication, funny, mother, day,

Solititude
I am a seeker on the road to truth
Don’t give me any cave revelations
Or dusty books to guide my way

I am a survivor of the...

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© Vin Nelsen  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grey hairs, age, appreciation, life, philosophy,

MORE THAN EVER HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY

I know the upbeat feeling of a mother today
Humankind invented this day
A special day
God knows our sacrifices
Our love is cherished
Nobody could have been surpassed
We long...

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Categories: grey hairs, mother, love,

Premium Member GETTING OLDER
I cannot see what is
directly in front of me.
I can no longer conceal
the hairs on my
chinny chin, chin.
My breasts still look fine,
but I can no...

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Categories: grey hairs, age,

appreciation for a well earned promotion
days have now turned into years
there are a few grey hairs
i notice a wrinkle here and there
pain is felt in places that i never had...

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© Marty King  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grey hairs, appreciation, for her, god,

MY FOREFATHERS
My forefathers once poured dry gin on the
green land of Nkporo from the North to the west,
Prayed for prosperity and harmony to their children.
Gathered us...

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Categories: grey hairs, age,