Deborah Downes

Rookie (January 25 1952 / Bronx New York)

Secret Treasure Poem by Deborah Downes


a father's love......
protects and enfolds
teaches and molds
never grows old

a father's love.....
provides and inspires
burns brighter than fire
neither shrinks nor retires

a father's love.....
disciplines and hears
dispels darkest fears
always feels near

a father's love....
now and forever
without finite measure
a child's secret treasure!

Submitted: Saturday, January 30, 2010

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