Stephen Katona

Silver Star - 3,374 Points (26th November 1970 / Manchester, UK)

The Dolphin Rider - Poem by Stephen Katona

A boy called Hiya,
Felt his heart afire,
Aged just four,
To see a dolphin from the shore.

The dolphin's name was Simo,
Soon this boy's amigo,
Both quite sure,
Their love was pure.

Each day during school,
He'd wait as a rule,
Then leap with joy,
To see the boy.

Different world's colliding,
White waves riding,
A watery rodeo,
To make hearts glow.

In each other's eyes,
They saw no lies.
On sunny afternoons,
Both whistled tunes.

I hope to see tomorrow,
This messenger from Apollo.
I still let out a sigh,
When I look a dolphin in the eye.

I'm sure you'll agree,
It's good to be alive and free.

Topic(s) of this poem: animal

Comments about The Dolphin Rider by Stephen Katona

  • Brian Jani (6/9/2014 2:37:00 PM)

    Nice poem Mr katona (Report) Reply

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  • Soumita Sarkar (6/5/2014 6:09:00 AM)

    so lovely rhymes.................go on and on...........till live thrives on shore.................... (Report) Reply

  • Gajanan Mishra (6/5/2014 5:53:00 AM)

    it is good to be alive, thanks.
    please read my poems and comment.
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Poem Submitted: Thursday, June 5, 2014

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