Dave Alan Walker

Gold Star - 4,676 Points (Pudsey, Leeds)

The Grim Reaper - Poem by Dave Alan Walker

Dark skies are falling
the reaper is calling
he sees the tears that are forming

He hears your cries from afar
he'll be by your side before morning
he wants to comfort you
before people start to mourn you
then he'll take your soul
and leave the shell of you

He's just like you and me
he's got a job to do
so live your life
before he takes it from you


Comments about The Grim Reaper by Dave Alan Walker

  • (6/11/2013 4:11:00 PM)


    Revisiting this great one (Report) Reply

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  • (6/11/2013 4:10:00 PM)


    Revisiting this great one. (Report) Reply

  • (2/25/2013 5:15:00 PM)


    Like the song says dont fear the reaper, just live your life to the best it may be (Report) Reply

  • (2/25/2013 5:15:00 PM)


    Like the song says dont fear the reaper, just live your life to the best it may be (Report) Reply

  • (2/11/2013 8:43:00 AM)


    Wonderful advice to live life to the hilt, .A good poem with a philosophical thought. (Report) Reply

  • (2/8/2013 1:28:00 AM)


    I don't want to meet the Grim Reaper, but you sure wrote him down... Great work! (Report) Reply

  • Nasarudheen Parameswaran (2/1/2013 10:29:00 AM)


    A good philosophical poem (Report) Reply

  • Valerie Dohren (1/31/2013 4:47:00 PM)


    Don't think I'll go to sleep tonight Dave in case the GR calls! ! Very good and very true, we should live our lives to the full while we are still here. (Report) Reply

  • (1/31/2013 11:37:00 AM)


    Grim.....lol. Very well done. (Report) Reply

  • Gajanan Mishra (1/30/2013 8:49:00 PM)


    Live your life before he takes it from you. O my dear poet.It is life. It is fantastic really. I love your poems. I see life in it I see love in it. I see commitment in your poems. (Report) Reply

  • Heather Wilson (1/30/2013 5:23:00 PM)


    A great write, with good advice, we should all get the best out of life before the reaper gets us. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Poem Edited: Wednesday, January 30, 2013


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