Ana Monnar

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Sentimental Value - Poem by Ana Monnar

Comes in a pair; glitters, sparkles, shines
They are elegant and valuable
Priceless in more than one way
In addition - light and very comfortable

Sentimental value is evident and clear
No money in the world can replace them
They are a lady's best friend
Precious beauty quite a gem

Pair of diamond earrings; so special to me
One diamond was a gift from my husband
Other diamond was matched by my father
Equally translucent as a tear gland

Both exceptional men are now in Heaven
Dad died nine years ago; soon it will be
Memories from both will last forever
My husband died this February

Ana Monnar

In loving memory to my father 1914-1996
and my late husband 1924-2005


Comments about Sentimental Value by Ana Monnar

  • Cheryl Lynn Moyer-peele (9/9/2007 7:20:00 PM)


    Ana -

    The men in our lives show their love in many ways, precious jewels are a form of protecting you even after they are gone from us. As I look upon each jewel my father and previous loves have given me, all those beautiful memories come rushing back.

    Thank you for sharing -

    xxxCheryl
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  • (9/9/2007 8:45:00 AM)


    you'd better lift your diamond [ear]ring[s], you'd better pawn it babe... . . . ..

    best care
    SusxGLx
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  • (8/4/2007 1:25:00 PM)


    Ana:
    This is a beautiful tribute of your Father and Husband.
    Charles Garcia
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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, July 25, 2007

Poem Edited: Thursday, March 24, 2011


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