Damian Murphy

Silver Star - 4,374 Points (Dublin)

Last Wishes - Poem by Damian Murphy

After the moment of my death,
When I have taken my last breath,
Will there be those who mourn for me?
Who will grieve my passing sadly?
Those who cherish my memory?
In whose hearts I will always be?

My dying wish is only that
Beyond words in an epitaph,
I be thought of once in a while
and draw a tear or cause a smile,
That some always remember me
should be my lasting legacy.

For those whom I now leave behind
I pray that life will treat you kind,
That you live your lives to the full
for Life can be so wonderful.
Your guardian angel I shall be
Think of me, occasionally.

Topic(s) of this poem: death

Comments about Last Wishes by Damian Murphy

  • (3/20/2015 11:18:00 AM)

    This is a serious piece. Have you got man flu'?
    A good read Damian. Feel that way myself sometimes. Ha ha.
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Poem Submitted: Monday, March 16, 2015

Poem Edited: Friday, March 20, 2015

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