Jean Bernard Parr

Silver Star - 3,023 Points (26th May.1946 / Sallanches, France)

I Am Not Very Brave - Poem by Jean Bernard Parr

I worked out the odds
getting into a fight
mostly it was crafted
stage managed, if you will
I got it wrong
now and again
once at Christmas
wearing that stupid hat
It was like
Take that!
dark drops in the snow
The truly brave are those
who are reckless, the ones
who don't care
deep down, I know I don't dare

Topic(s) of this poem: fighter

Poet's Notes about The Poem

What is it with men that they are afraid of being cowards? You have to laugh

Comments about I Am Not Very Brave by Jean Bernard Parr

  • Fabrizio Frosini (1/31/2016 11:28:00 AM)

    Hi Jean, sent you an email.. Cheers (Report) Reply

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  • Kumarmani Mahakul (1/29/2016 3:27:00 PM)

    Very wonderful drafting shared on really. Wise sharing done here.10 (Report) Reply

    (1/30/2016 2:31:00 AM)

    I tried to reply just now but thank you best wishes

  • Sofia Kioroglou (1/29/2016 3:24:00 PM)

    Nice poem. I love the theme a lot and your write is just great! (Report) Reply

    (1/30/2016 2:38:00 AM)

    I can't seem to get a reply to you to register but thank you for your encouragement, its very heartwarming to be able to reach out

    (1/30/2016 2:34:00 AM)

    Thank you Sofia, best wishes from the Bristol Channel!

    (1/30/2016 2:32:00 AM)

    I don't know if my reply was sent but all best wishes to you

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 29, 2016

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