David Darbyshire

Rookie (6/11/54 / Darwen England)

Is This Our Mistake? - Poem by David Darbyshire

Frost on the ground,
cold mist in the air.
It's not long to Christmas,
does anyone really care?

I know the children do,
they just can't wait.
So what about you? ,
should we have a debate?

Let's talk about all the kid's,
that do not get a break.
No Love, No presents,
is this our mistake?

What about all the Homeless,
people living under a bridge.
These do not have Love or Food,
they just can't walk to the fridge.

Well it's not much of a debate,
but I am sure you can all relate.
If you didn't get any presents at Christmas,
who would you Love? , or who would you Hate?

Comments about Is This Our Mistake? by David Darbyshire

  • (12/18/2006 4:13:00 PM)

    Well said Dave, and good to see you back! (Report)Reply

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  • (12/18/2006 3:47:00 PM)

    Ditto what Tara said Dave! Bravo! Great poem!

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  • (12/18/2006 10:57:00 AM)

    Maybe I just missed you, but I am so pleased to see you posting again, and bringing this necessary and often overlooked thought. Open up the debate, sweetheart - it needs to be so. And eloquently, as yours here. t x (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, December 18, 2006

Poem Edited: Saturday, December 11, 2010

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