Francis Duggan


A Beautiful Smile


Perhaps she is one who is not free of guile
But she is one who has such a beautiful smile
And a beautiful smile carries one a long way
It does more for one than words can ever say,
No doubt she's not perfect we all have our flaws
The feline who often purrs is known to use her claws
But a smile from a stranger just in passing by
Can bring to your day a small flutter of joy,
On my cares and worries i did silently brood
As i walked down the street in an out of sorts mood
But a beautiful smile and a warm hello
From a lovely young woman one i did not know
Helped for to bring a little joy to my day
For the best things in life we do not need to pay.

Submitted: Thursday, May 22, 2008

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