Charles Garcia

Rookie (10/29/1924 / Honolulu Hawaii)

Words - Poem by Charles Garcia

A Thing said, a remark, or conversation
comfort or an uplifting thought,
expression of love, can bring on hate,

Words, simple and honest, can bring hurt
or sorrow, could be threatening or worse,
cannot take back tomorrow.

Words can meld two lovers together,
an association to last forever if
spoken gently from the heart.

words can separate us forever
out of contex from the start
if not chosen wisely, can bend a
broken heart.

Words can bring music to the ears,
if we take the time to listen, always
there sweet melodys to linger on.

words bring love and everlasting
beauty to last for years perhaps
forever if you so desire.

written by Charles Garcia
Monday, January 2,2005

Comments about Words by Charles Garcia

  • (4/11/2006 7:08:00 PM)

    Words written ever so true. Well put!

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  • (1/2/2006 4:43:00 PM)

    You have shown yourself to be a fine wordsmith with this poem, Charles. Keep up the good work.
    Regards, Sandra
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  • (1/2/2006 10:07:00 AM)

    words to the deaf,
    draws defeat,
    words to the death,
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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 2, 2006

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