Ali Sabry

Gold Star - 7,339 Points (11/08/1988 / Iraq - Baghdad)

I Wish You Weren'T In - Poem by Ali Sabry

I wish you weren't in so much pain,
But on a beach with us in Spain.
You've always been the one that's funny,
I'm not here to take your money.

A lovely lady, Grandma you are,
In all our lives, you are the star.
So many things we've learned from you,
What's that recipe for that stew?

We just hope you feel much better,
You don't have email, so here's this letter.
We love you so much, we adore,
Even when you sleep and snore.

Poet's Notes about The Poem

I wish you weren't in

Comments about I Wish You Weren'T In by Ali Sabry

  • Wes Vogler (2/19/2016 4:37:00 PM)

    Suggested title: 'So Many Things We've Learned From You'
    Your Grandma will be lightened by this poem. Nicely drafted.
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  • Huzaifa Zoeb (5/31/2014 2:07:00 AM)

    give your poems a title, dear friend! ! (Report) Reply

  • Huzaifa Zoeb (5/31/2014 2:06:00 AM)

    very nice! similar sentiments in my poem Grandma Dearest! ! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, June 24, 2013

Poem Edited: Monday, June 24, 2013

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