Treasure Island

Theresa Ann Moore

(1940 / Michigan, U.S.A.)

Wedding Anniversary and Father’s Day


June 15,2008

Today is unique…it is a date to be doubly celebrated
June the fifteenth is a special day for remembering Dad
It is also the forty-fifth anniversary of when I wed my mate
Over the years life has changed…I could easily be sad

But this Sunday morning I have a reminiscing smile
Remembering a day that made wishful dreams come true
On a day like this…my father walked me down the aisle
Who gives this woman to be wed… he timidly said….'I do'

His grandson was named after him…he was tearfully proud
His days of living abruptly end before the little guy was two
Each day 'Joe' is called to mind as his name is spoken aloud
Father on this special day…I am having fond thoughts of you

6/15/08

Submitted: Sunday, June 15, 2008
Edited: Sunday, June 15, 2008

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