Jonathan Platt

When Youth Was My Friend

I remember my days of childhood,
When everything was brighter in life -
It was as if the world was covered in jewels
And sparkled with heavenly light.

But now that light has faded,
And all is dismal and dim.
I wish there were a way to recapture
Those days when youth was my friend.

Poem Submitted: Friday, December 14, 2012
Poem Edited: Friday, December 14, 2012

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  • Lyn PaulLyn Paul (12/14/2012 3:20:00 AM)

    Lovely words Jonathon. Wisdom we have which i believe is precious. Oh and the wrinkles look great tooo.

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  • Guy Lip-more (12/14/2012 12:47:00 AM)

    Excellent little poem. Everyone must of had similar thoughts at some time, enjoyed it.

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