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Best Grey Hairs Poems

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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,
Form: Limerick



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,
Form: Free verse
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
Form: Light Verse
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,
Form: I do not know?
Alz is Not Well

The stranger in the mirror says:
Alz is not well

Those grey hairs alzways lose twenty-something
track of time ...
can’t tell when he’s at,
where he last slept
Or how...

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Categories: grey hairs, memory, perspective, sad, word
Form: Dramatic Verse



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,
Form: I do not know?
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,
Form: I do not know?
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,
Form: Free verse
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,
Form: Rhyme
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,
Form: Rhyme
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,
Form: Prose Poetry
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,
Form: Free verse
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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,
Form: Haiku
Yellow winged angel
                I.
He was patient very-very
with child's tenderness in eyes
yellow winged...

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Categories: grey hairs, abuse, angel, angst, philosophy,
Form: I do not know?
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,
Form: Verse
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,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member 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,
Form: Rhyme
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,
Form: Rhyme
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

~~~~~~~~~


Cosmic...

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Categories: grey hairs, change,
Form: Haiku
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,
Form: Free verse
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,
Form: Free verse
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,
Form: Narrative
ARIKE AND THE CHANGING TIME
The times are fast changing
The certainty of season is 
evading
The sure signs of weather has 
for long disappeared
Along with our cultures and 
moral values has...

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Categories: grey hairs, youth
Form: Rhyme royal
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,
Form: Rhyme
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,
Form: Free verse