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Grandad

Rating: 4.9

18th September 1994

It’s eleven years now
Since I last saw your face.
Your aged but venerable face
As mellow and brilliant
As the yellow moon tonight,
Eleven years on.

On that overcast day

You watched the football final,
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C C 27 May 2006

wow, an amazing poem, so emotional. I nearly cried just reading it.

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Ian Curtis 09 March 2006

Great structure and well expressed feelings. Masterpiece Ian

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Nimal Dunuhinga 08 March 2006

A very sad poem, Grandad is a milestone in every family also a light house. The Death is an unbelievable character, who knocks at old doors as same as new doors.Sean you have shown the maturity.

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Amberlee Carter 06 October 2005

Poems of such personal matters should not be rated. I think you've done a lovely tribute to a man you admired..Well done. Always, Amberlee

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Ivy Christou 30 September 2005

this was a trully sad poem, it made me cry.. maybe because i wish I could remember my Grand Dad more. You've done a wonderful job here, the images were gentle and endearing while the figure of your Grand dad is penned perfectly. well done my friend! HBH

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Maggie Flanagan-Wilkie 23 September 2005

I like the voice and imagery in this, Sean. Exceptional.

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