John Thorkild Ellison

(17/04/51 / Edinburgh)

Love for Senior Citizens


I'll be pushing up the daisies
Before you realise
I loved you so much, so much more
Than all the other guys.

I guess I'm getting rather old
But I'm still in love with you,
I may be last year's model
But my passion is brand new!

Why don't you give yourself a break
And give me half a chance,
I've had enough of heart-ache
And I'm looking for romance.

The sun shines in November
Although the summer's done,
I want you to remember
There's still some time for fun.

We could be very happy,
Believe me, this is true,
Let's take a chance and try it,
You for me and me for you.

Submitted: Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Love for Senior Citizens by John Thorkild Ellison )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 1 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. There Is Nothing More Gratifying, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  2. Azazels, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  3. Let me follow you, gajanan mishra
  4. what makes me blue?, DAVID werts
  5. Rewriting The Ruins, Kyle Schlicher
  6. A song lyric of a lover...., PARTHA SARATHI PAUL
  7. The Fall, hujan pagi
  8. Beginning The Day, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  9. Split Second, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  10. It is no surprise, Dr PJ Raj Kamal

Poem of the Day

poet Sir Walter Scott

The moon's on the lake, and the mist's on the brae,
And the Clan has a name that is nameless by day;
Then gather, gather, gather Grigalach!
Gather, gather, gather Grigalach!

...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]