Treasure Island

Jim Milks

(2/7/1966 / Boston)

What is a Grandfather?


What is a Grandfather?
A Friend, a confidant, and a mentor
That is what a Grandfather is.

Call him Grandfather, Grandpa, or even Pappy.
Just a thought of him and your heart is happy

A kindly face and snow-white hair
In his gentle eyes there is no disappointment
There is no despair

A whisper, a smile and secrets to share
A bond that is beyond compare

Fishing poles and bedtime stories.
Dressing as Santa, or even the Easter bunny
Hidden pockets full of money

JPM 1/21/2008

Submitted: Monday, January 21, 2008

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