LeeAnn Azzopardi

Bronze Star - 2,757 Points (August 20,1970 / Detroit Mich)

Father's Day (For Carmel Azzopardi) - Poem by LeeAnn Azzopardi

This is the third Father's Day
Since yr absence
And still the pain hasn't left
Though, it's smaller than before
It aches in my soul like an unquenchable fire
And to see you once more
Even for a little while
It would still burn
Though, the flames never extinguish
I cannot let go of the memories
They haunt my dreams
Some people can carry on without a tear
I imprisoned with solitude
And in my thoughts, yr smile
Still exist
I want to meet you again
I hope sooner than later

Topic(s) of this poem: love and life

Comments about Father's Day (For Carmel Azzopardi) by LeeAnn Azzopardi

  • Kevin Patrick (6/16/2019 1:50:00 AM)

    Reading this I think of my poppy who passed away over a decade ago, it was painful to realize I would never see him again. I understand whole heartedly what it is like, the sentiments are beautiful and sad, your articulation is perfect. It resonates a lot, a great fathers day poem LeeAnn, I think you captured it perfectly. (Report)Reply

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  • Chinedu Dike (6/12/2019 7:08:00 PM)

    Well expressed thoughts and feelings. Very heartfelt. Thanks for sharing, LeeAnn. (Report)Reply

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  • Bernard F. Asuncion (6/12/2019 6:35:00 PM)

    A well crafted poem, dear Ma'am LeeAnn...10++++++++++ (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, June 12, 2019

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