David Keig

Rookie - 13 Points (1951 / UK)

A Christmas Wish - Poem by David Keig

This Christmas
No greater gift
Could come to me
Than just
For once
For once
To see
My own children
Just being happy.

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    Nine lines is all it took him to break our hearts. 10 (Report) Reply

  • Susan Williams (9/15/2018 7:27:00 PM)

    Oh this is so heartbreaking (Report) Reply

  • Rajnish Manga (12/26/2016 1:10:00 PM)

    Christmas Spirit
    This is not a poem but the spirit of Christmas coming alive. Cute and lovely. Thanks & Congrats. (Report) Reply

  • (12/26/2016 12:06:00 PM)

    A Christmas Wish
    Well expressed wish of every good father. I especially like how lacking you are in selfishness at a time of year when so many are too selfish. Well written succinct poem worthy of Poem Of The Day. Congratulations!
    David, you may like A Poem For My Father and Father and Son. Any feedback and rating would be greatly appreciated. Thank you.
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  • Savita Tyagi (12/26/2016 9:15:00 AM)

    May all your wishes come true. (Report) Reply

  • Darwin Henry Beuning (12/26/2016 8:44:00 AM)

    Poem Review
    Sort and sweet, but, Oh so true. (Report) Reply

  • Christina Simmons (12/26/2016 6:39:00 AM)

    A Christmas Wish:
    Hope your wish, mine comes true. Short and sweet with so much meaning behind it. Well done for being chosen for the day. (Report) Reply

  • Christina Simmons (12/26/2016 6:36:00 AM)

    A Christmas Wish:
    Hope your wish, my wish comes true! Your written word are short but so sweet. And mean so much. Well done for being chosen for the day. (Report) Reply

  • (12/26/2016 4:31:00 AM)

    tom allport
    keep wishing for them to be happy and one day they will (Report) Reply

  • Paul Warren (12/26/2016 4:29:00 AM)

    A Christmas wish
    Touching with such sentiment in these words. Congratulations on poem of th day. (Report) Reply

  • Kim Barney (12/26/2016 12:44:00 AM)

    A great wish for Christmas. Congratulations for having this selected as poem of the day! (Report) Reply

  • (12/12/2004 9:43:00 PM)

    David: I have not had the opportunity to look at your other poetry on this site. But this piece is very touching...precious. I will find more of your poetry and I will, per your request, rate. I'm sure I will give them high ratings as well. I only ask that you look for me on this site and rate my pieces as well. And please leave your comment for me to see.

    Lare Austin
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Poem Submitted: Sunday, December 12, 2004

Poem Edited: Tuesday, December 6, 2005

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