A house does not make a home-
But the people who live within it...
People may bring trouble and strife
Or bring to a home the joy of life!
You do not have to have - a home on a hill-
With elegant furnishings - to make the bill-
Friends and relations may think you are grand
But that isn't everything - house and land -
I'd rather see a lived in house
With family mingling round about
A fireplace all aglow
A home where family lives and grows.
It doesn't matter if you are rich or poor
Or what your money buys you
But what is ...