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Are You A Good Husband?

Rating: 4.4

All married men want to be called a good husband
A good husband is a decent husband
Mr. Husband what you done to deserve this decency?
Has your wife ever referred to you as her good husband?
It is known that the eyes cannot see itself
Unless by reflection. Have you ever asked
Your wife for a performance appraisal
Honey, how did I perform last year?
On a scale of one to ten, one for very poor
Ten for excellent, how did I perform?

Your wife may think you are now on new drugs
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Bri Edwards 11 February 2013

my wife (my fourth) would probably rather have YOU for her husband! ! are YOU married? i sense from the manner of some of your writing that you are or were once not an american. am i correct? i really enjoyed this except that i don't like being reminded of what my wife regrets about me.....mainly that i don't treat her as my lover....anymore at least. but i don't treat anyone ELSE that way either. that should count for something! thanks for sharing sir.

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Laxmi Jayan 18 July 2009

Really Good. Let this read by every husbands.

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Emma7 J 10 February 2009

it's really good poem

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Shikha gurtu 23 March 2008

Hi Julius.......... You have written the reality.............After reading your poem i am thinking about the life............why one has to face all this...........and this too from your lover's side..........Great job

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Anna Newman 02 December 2006

i think you're a genius ;)

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