Jemarie Ragudo


Fathers Don'T Grow Old - Poem by Jemarie Ragudo

You’re not old, Dad
You got wrinkles
And few hairs
But you’re not old
You got dentures
And cataract
But you’re not old
You’re forgetful
And a crank
But you’re not old

Fathers don’t
Grow old, Dad
Good fathers
Don’t grow old
In the hearts
Of the children
They Loved


Comments about Fathers Don'T Grow Old by Jemarie Ragudo

  • (12/15/2012 7:57:00 AM)

    This brought tears to my eyes because.... yes we do grow old. But it's amazing to think we remain young in the hearts of our kids. (Report) Reply

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  • (2/27/2009 1:14:00 PM)

    yeah.....they dont..............lovely thought (Report) Reply

  • (11/4/2007 7:04:00 AM)

    Old is gold in any language or culture. A fine tribute to fathers. I miss mine.

    Warmest regards,

    Sandra
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  • (9/18/2007 4:13:00 AM)

    I wish I could be poem to the eyes of my children... how sweet! ZThanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • (8/18/2007 2:35:00 AM)

    How sweet. What a wonderful way to capture the youth of dad in the eyes of a loving child. (Report) Reply

  • (6/28/2007 12:22:00 AM)

    I hope your father enjoyed this poem as I did too. Fathers never grow old in our hearts. SUPERB! ! ! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, June 2, 2007

Poem Edited: Saturday, March 5, 2011


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