David Harris

Gold Star - 4,611 Points (18 June 1945 / Bradfield, England)

Thanks To Chance - Poem by David Harris

I started out long ago
with a handful of dreams,
but through the years,
every one of them vanished
or so it seemed to me.

They say that chance
plays a big part in our lives,
and it was by chance
someone recognised me
from an old photograph

Now my dreams have returned
and slowly each are coming true.
Just as I turned away
from the road a head,
I have turned back to greater things.

Once I abandoned my life,
felt it was going nowhere.
Thanks to chance
I have found myself again
and a brighter future somewhere.

10 April 2008

Comments about Thanks To Chance by David Harris

  • (4/17/2008 4:05:00 PM)

    Life can seem that way, but we always find our way again... Andy 10 (Report) Reply

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  • (4/14/2008 9:29:00 AM)

    Cheers to you d and here's to hope for a brighter future all round. Thank you for an inspiring piece. 'Once I abandoned my life'... what a line. t x (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, April 14, 2008

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