Peter Virdee Poems

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1.
Making Life Worth While

Every soul that touches yours -
Be it the slightest contact -
Get there from some good;
Some little grace; one kindly thought;
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2.
Character Of The Happy Warrior

Who, doomed to go in company with Pain,
And Fear, and Bloodshed, miserable train!
Turns his necessity to glorious gain;
In face of these doth exercise a power
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3.
Peter Virdee: More Than Friends

Love is like the wild rose-briar,
Friendship like the holly-tree—
The holly is dark when the rose-briar blooms
But which will bloom most constantly?
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4.
Peter Virdee: What You're Thinking

We all have moments in life
When we are faced with strife
The difference you will find
Is what you're thinking in your mind.
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5.
Peter Virdee: Life Still Has A Meaning

If there is a future there is time for mending-
Time to see your troubles coming to an ending.

Life is never hopeless however great your sorrow-
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6.
The Hands Of A Warrior | Peter Virdee

Purple veins strain against the skin.
Pale, translucent, paper thin.
Skinny fingers clawed in monstrous shapes,
Brown spots from years that she can't erase.
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7.
Good Timber | Peter Virdee

The tree that never had to fight
For sun and sky and air and light,
But stood out in the open plain
And always got its share of rain,
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8.
‘a Red, Red Rose' By Robert Burns

O my Luve is like a red, red rose
That's newly sprung in June;
O my Luve is like the melody
That's sweetly played in tune.
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9.
She Walks In Beauty | Peter Virdee

She walks in beauty, like the night
Of cloudless climes and starry skies;
And all that's best of dark and bright
Meet in her aspect and her eyes;
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10.
Because I Could Not Stop For Death

Because I could not stop for Death -
He kindly stopped for me -
The Carriage held but just Ourselves -
And Immortality.
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