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Read Poems by Emma Grindele

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A Simple Man

If I were to say I was a holy man,
I would be a liar.
If I were to say I was brave,
I'd tremble behind my words.
If I tried to count the stars above my head,
I'd be too great a task.
I am just a simple man,
A simple man with no purpose but to love.

Copyright © Emma Grindele | Year Posted 2012


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  1. Date: 6/11/2016 11:14:00 PM

    NICE TO SEE THIS ONE AGAIN... SKAT-----
  1. Date: 5/4/2016 9:36:00 AM

    I do like this very much. skat
  1. Date: 5/24/2015 8:58:00 PM

    This is so lovely , me I wish one day to see more of your poems!!
  1. Date: 4/16/2014 9:24:00 PM

    If only love were so simple. Nice write. I really enjoyed it. ~Kilmer
  1. Date: 5/1/2013 2:25:00 AM

    Simplicity and serenity can run hand which you showed very well here. I really enjoyed your poem Emma :) -Yours Truly
  1. Date: 2/9/2013 10:41:00 PM

    !!!
  1. Date: 11/24/2012 3:03:00 PM

    To be a simple man with an uncomplicated life seems almost like a dream. It is said that a man can not be truly happy until he is satisfied with less. Another excellent poem.
  1. Date: 11/21/2012 5:10:00 PM

    Wow!!!! So beautiful. Simple people are the best, thats why our creator made so many of them ;) I admire your words

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