Treasure Island

Stanley Cooper

(August 4th,1926 / New York City)

For Just One Moment


For just that one Moment
I was what I used to be
Playfully perched on my father's knee

I was there, way back when
With my dad who, for me
Dwarfed all other men

I wasn't all grown
All alone
Facing the world on my own

For just that one moment, I yearn
Just that one moment
Will it never return?

Submitted: Wednesday, March 29, 2006

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  • Ernestine Northover (3/30/2006 1:58:00 PM)

    We all wish Stanley, but time will not go backwards, sorry to say. Nice write as usual. Nice read. Love Ernestine XXX (Report) Reply

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