Kelly Kurt

Gold Star - 193,815 Points (1/14/1958 / Cedar Rapids Iowa)

What I Should Have Said - Poem by Kelly Kurt

“You look young, for your age.”
“How old do you think I am? ”

“Would you like some help with that? ”
“I’m not an invalid, you know! ”

“I thought you’d like to read this.”
“I already did.”

“Have a nice day.”
“Fat chance! ”

What I should have said
“Thank you.”

Topic(s) of this poem: nature, thank you, thoughts, humanity, life, love, memory, hope


Comments about What I Should Have Said by Kelly Kurt

  • Navod Dilhara (2/26/2016 1:56:00 AM)


    Based on humour or any other topic. I think It is based on humour! (Report) Reply

    Kelly Kurt Kelly Kurt (2/26/2016 1:54:00 PM)

    My life is based on humor. : -)

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  • Mike Smith (2/25/2016 3:45:00 PM)


    Some people can take anything as an insult. That said, Kelly a fatter and stupider man there never has been :)
    Only joking of course. Brilliant as usual
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    Kelly Kurt Kelly Kurt (2/25/2016 5:02:00 PM)

    No, you pegged me, dude. : -)

  • Melvina Germain (10/10/2015 5:45:00 AM)


    So so true, a beautiful thank you with a smile, delight ones soul...Love this poem and I know some can relate to every line..... (Report) Reply

  • Thomas Case (3/28/2015 3:42:00 PM)


    I like it. Good subtle humor. (Report) Reply

    Kelly Kurt Kelly Kurt (3/28/2015 8:41:00 PM)

    Thank you. I try to remember to say that.: -)

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Poem Edited: Monday, April 20, 2015


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