Mary Nagy

Rookie (11-08-1970)

A Little Birdie Told Me... - Poem by Mary Nagy

I know you're hurt and hungry.
I know you cry all night.
Just try to hold your head up.
You're gonna win this fight.

Let's say a little birdie told me
that you're so very strong.
He said that you are suffering.
You have been for so long.

Your prayers are being answered
please listen as I speak.
I promise you'll survive this.
That's a promise I shall keep.

Your tears won't go unnoticed.
Those scars will disappear.
Remember what I've told you
when I cannot be here.

You hold the key to happiness
within your battered heart.
I'll be with you in spirit...
for we shall never part.


Comments about A Little Birdie Told Me... by Mary Nagy

  • (2/12/2007 10:58:00 PM)


    this was a fine idea, very clever, a wonderful piece of poetry, well thought out. (Report) Reply

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  • (4/15/2006 10:28:00 AM)


    Trying to revisit the child that is the key. (Report) Reply

  • (4/15/2006 8:44:00 AM)


    Truely wonderful Mary. What a unique task to be set and met with so adoringly. I stand in awe. (Report) Reply

  • (4/4/2006 10:21:00 PM)


    I heard a man say the other day that sometimes we have to give the love to ourselves that we cannot get from anyone else, and this must surely be one of those times...to comfort and love that little one, to reassure. Kindness personified. (Report) Reply

  • Ernestine Northover (4/4/2006 3:10:00 PM)


    A delightful missive Mary, as only you can write it. A sweet thoughtful poem. Love and hugs Ernestine XXX (Report) Reply

  • (4/4/2006 11:03:00 AM)


    Beautiful words of healing the Child within.Love Duncan (Report) Reply

  • (4/4/2006 8:20:00 AM)


    I agree with Pat, Nice, lots of Hope...lovely dave xxx (Report) Reply

  • (4/4/2006 8:12:00 AM)


    A lovely write. Full of hope

    Patricia Gale
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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, April 4, 2006

Poem Edited: Saturday, July 10, 2010


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