Tom Allport

Gold Star - 34,988 Points (31/05/1949 / Liverpool)

Tom Allport
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I was born and brought up in Liverpool, and I went to Webster Road Primary and Earle Road Secondary Modern school's there, I am married and have 3 grown up children, and 7 grandchildren. My hobbies are writing poetry and creating wonderful artworks. more »

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  • ''To travel faster than the speed of light may put you in the dark.''
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  • ''If tomorrow is yesterdays today is yesterdays today tomorrow.''
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  • ''The grass is always greener when the mower is broken.''
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  • ''Something that is near to hand can be far in your head.''
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  • ''If a thing has been around for ever you can bet it will never be square.''
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  • Chukwuma Ndububa Chukwuma Ndububa (10/5/2017 7:00:00 AM)

    Tom Allport: a poet so inspiring, brimming with energy, just one of the very best. You leave a deep impression, Sir.
    More strength. More grace.

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Best Poem of Tom Allport

An Old Person

An Old Person left alone
No means of support in an empty rented home
The future not thought of
The past ever near
Thoughts no longer needed
Memories of yesteryear
An Old Person dressed in rags
Never enough money and none saved away
Friends and neighbours seem so far away
People who mean well just don't stay
An Old Person
At life's end
No longer the strength or willingness
To make things mend
No sense of hope
With no belief
A time of thought
And not much sleep
An Old Person left alone

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