T.James Becker

Rookie (July 30 1989 / Prescott Arizona)

Blood Sisters - Poem by T.James Becker

Sitting at the table Reminiscing about the past
The journey of their friendship that is unsurpassed
Many times have they cried and held each other tight
Marriages that had failed, and lovers that took flight

Passing of their parents they were at each others side
Giving each the comfort only true friends can provide
Hair a little grayer laugh lines cut deep into the skin
Still the twinkle in the eye sparks the memories within

Remembering the time they met they bonded right away
The vow that they took and kept till this very day
Just a pinky promise, a child's pinky swear
To be blood sisters through happiness and despair

Comments about Blood Sisters by T.James Becker

  • (11/20/2008 7:05:00 PM)

    Poignant, tender, and damn well done! (Report)Reply

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  • (11/13/2008 9:17:00 PM)

    you have written very good poems and this is one of your best!
    A perfect 10! !

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  • (11/12/2008 10:22:00 PM)

    This reminds me of my bestfriend in the whole world. I think you captured a perfect bond here between soul sisters. A definite 10 (Report)Reply

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  • Marilyn Lott (11/12/2008 8:11:00 PM)

    This is a wonderful poem, TJ and I can relate to it with two of my very good friends. You are a thoughtful and talented poet, my friend. Keep writing and sharing. A '10! ' for sure.

    Warm Wishes,

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  • (11/11/2008 10:27:00 AM)

    this is a very heart warming piece. comforting to read.. that's what friends are for.
    very good! 10! ! !

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  • (11/11/2008 6:15:00 AM)

    ahhhhh ... what a wonderful write to come from a young man! ! ! Oh you going to be a good catch; -) Always stay humbly wonderful TJ (Report)Reply

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  • (11/11/2008 4:48:00 AM)

    TJ, Love this some times it's wonderful how a simple promise binds... Andrew 10 (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, November 11, 2008

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