Poem: To My Dad, You'll always be alive in my Soul

in life •  4 months ago 

To Dad


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When I was a baby,
I could only say mom, I wish I said dad,
Maybe that would have kept you by my side.
Overwhelming this life is for us,
Yet
I haven't said a goodbye as
You're in my heart and I talk to you in my dreams,
You're my light, I know we have a bond.
Even though you're no longer in this world.

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I'm getting through, I feel it though,
I feel that you're just gone,
I haven't had a chance to talk at all,
Even before the night you decided to go.

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Like daughter like father
My moves reflect yours
My character is you
From peace to sensitiveness
To not dealing with nonsense.
Filled with calmness and love.

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I wish you didn't leave alone,
Then I could just sit with you,
And tell you how I've done.
You could tell me your mind,
I could sit and know,
I've got my dad and mom.
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I've got my mom,
I'm not alone,
I'll live my life.
But forget you not.

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Happy birthday Dad,
I'm happy you gave me life,
I'm here, although you're not.
You will always live in my soul.


By RoseLilly

My dad went away from life when I was 2 years old (2000), I wrote this for his birthday 9th of May, he was 28. I miss him and this poem comes from the heart.

@roselilly

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Very touching...

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From a dad with a daughter, your poem is very touching and beautiful. I'm sorry for your loss, but I think you and your dad are still very close, which is wonderful.

Thanks for sharing something soo personal with us. It was a pleasure reading. Sorry you never got to know your dad!

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I lovely poem/ode.

Congratulations with his birthday.

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Wow @roselilly what a touching piece of writing and I really hope you are able to find peace eventually. Must be tough to grow up not knowing who such an important part of your life is and was

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Beautiful words.
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