Francis Duggan

It Takes A Brave Fellow - Poem by Francis Duggan

It takes a brave fellow to smile in defeat
And say by the better one i have been beat
And not make excuses and of the winner say
The better man by far did win on the day
Though losing is a thing anyone would not choose
For one for to win others do have to lose
But the loser with a smile that the winner on his win congratulate
In his own noble way is an unsung great
It takes a brave fellow though in defeat feeling down
To walk with a smile on the streets of the town
And despite disappointment say hope in him is not dead
Of happier times and a big win of him ahead
And though of his dream of winning he did not succeed
To smile in defeat it takes a brave one indeed.

Topic(s) of this poem: brave

Form: Sonnet

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  • Bernard F. Asuncion (4/24/2018 2:23:00 AM)

    Dear Francis, sich a splendid inspiring poem👍👍👍 (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, April 23, 2018

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