Explore Poems GO!

Happiness (Reconsidered)

Rating: 3.8
Happiness
Is a clean bill of health from the doctor,
And the kids shouldn't move back home for
more than a year,
And not being audited, overdrawn, in Wilkes-Barre,
in a lawsuit or in traction.

Happiness
Is falling asleep without Valium,
And having two breasts to put in my brassiere,
And not (yet) needing to get my blood pressure lowered,
Read More
READ THIS POEM IN OTHER LANGUAGES
COMMENTS
Me Poet Yeps Poet 31 December 2019
When I was twenty-one, But it's turning out to be What happiness is. so beatful happiness could be I wish to eat PLUM ICECREAM
0 0 Reply
Tom Allport 01 December 2019
Happiness is what happens when love sings?
0 0 Reply
your mom 08 November 2018
i hate this so much i really wish i could burn this poem
7 14 Reply
ur moms bootie 30 July 2019
lolololplol
0 0 Reply
Konnie 14 May 2018
Love it
1 16 Reply
Connie 04 April 2018
Great poem, love it!
8 8 Reply
Ravi Kopra 09 October 2017
One of the best poems at this site. You must be reader of good poetry. You create wonderful imagery. I am going to read your other poems.
6 8 Reply
Walterrean Salley 28 November 2016
(Happiness (Reconsidered) by Judith Viorst.) **A fine visual of happiness.
5 3 Reply
Ludolf Dauphin 15 June 2016
That's a very nice poem. i am really taking in by your style of writing.
5 3 Reply
Susan Williams 15 November 2015
That woman can make you smile at the verities of life... regardless of our upbringing, regardless of our different trials, some things we share and one of them is an appreciation of this woman's warmth and humor
26 3 Reply
Ramesh Rai 03 August 2013
happiness is free from all bar regards
4 2 Reply

Delivering Poems Around The World

Poems are the property of their respective owners. All information has been reproduced here for educational and informational purposes to benefit site visitors, and is provided at no charge...

6/16/2021 6:42:25 AM # 1.0.0.630