arron john


My Dad


my dad's not a teacher
a ghost or a ghoul,
he isn't a space man,
a jester or fool.

he doesn't walk tightropes
or dance on hot coals,
play for united
or score lots of goals.

he isn't a rock star
a wizard or king,
he isn't a builder
and he can't really sing.

he doesn't do time walks
or cook on t.v,
write silly poems
or make cups of tea.

my dad isn't wealthy
he's not strong or wild,
but my dad is special
and i am his child.

Submitted: Friday, April 09, 2010

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