Patricia Denise Newman
Patricia Denise Newman Poems
|2.||A Welcome Stranger||5/20/2015|
|4.||A Villanelle To Lost Youth||5/22/2015|
|5.||Memories Of My Father||5/22/2015|
|6.||The Battle Of The Somme - July 1st 1916||7/1/2016|
|7.||Driving Through The Chiltern Hills||6/25/2017|
|9.||Ode To My Lost Pen||6/25/2017|
|11.||Remembering The Men Of Passchendaele||6/25/2017|
|12.||Reverie Of Remembrance||7/13/2013|
|14.||The Coming Of Spring - A Pantoum||5/19/2015|
|15.||Fathers And Sons||7/16/2013|
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Fathers And Sons
A son sits by his father with questions in his eyes
The father looks down at his son, his pride he can't disguise.
There comes a time when every son must leave his father's care
and venture out into the world to see what happens there.
'Everything that I have learned has come from watching you,
every thought I comprehend from what you say and do.
The time has come for me to go and find my way alone,
your guiding hand will help me make decisions of my own.'
The father then enfolds his son into a fond embrace,
he cannot stop the silent tears that slide ...