Joseph T. Renaldi

Veteran Poet - 1,154 Points (Frackville, Pennsylvania)

Graduation Day - Poem by Joseph T. Renaldi

Graduation Day is the climax of a dream.
A parental dream that began when a child is born,
And their hope come true it would seem,
A triumph held after periods of forlorn,
A feeling of pride and euphoria years away
For a daughter or son - Graduation Day.

It is a peak of success for the graduate,
Not only for the graduate but parents too.
A joyful event after many years they had to wait,
Realizing the glorious thrill of a dream come true,
A genuine smile accompanied by a deep sigh,
Often a handkerchief in hand as the class goes by.

Graduation is a deserving, hard earned goal
With mortarboard and gown as foretold,
A gratifying service of the mind and soul
In a simple and beautiful sheepskin told
That the graduate fulfilled the educational rule.
At last, for the mother and father, a dream come true.
Graduation Day!

Comments about Graduation Day by Joseph T. Renaldi

  • (4/19/2019 12:25:00 PM)

    This poem brought tears to me and my friend she on graduation day (Report)Reply

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  • (10/23/2018 9:23:00 AM)

    A good poem. It's a day actually the dream of parents come true and for the ward a turning point (Report)Reply

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  • (10/4/2018 10:46:00 AM)

    Nice and beautiful I really enjoyed reading it (Report)Reply

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  • (7/30/2018 7:54:00 AM)

    I love this poem tooo much (Report)Reply

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  • (4/19/2018 12:48:00 PM)

    Hi there. I love Chickens. And corn. and....I am so bored. (Report)Reply

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  • Sakalabaktula Sairaj (12/18/2017 4:33:00 AM)

    nice one dear poet so nice (Report)Reply

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  • Mcgeorge Jeremiah (9/1/2017 11:36:00 AM)

    Am inspired. Thanks, I think that this is for me (Report)Reply

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  • Hana K (6/1/2008 9:02:00 PM)

    I am about graduated the next moon
    it reminds me of that
    i know i should be happy
    but part of me feel sad
    i must seprated with all my friends

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  • (1/19/2008 8:41:00 PM)

    I remember my graduation day. Class of 2007! ! Very will written. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, April 27, 2006

Poem Edited: Thursday, April 27, 2006

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