vinebar

Farewell
Author: Ben Franklin

vinebar

Charlie boy,
you have passed on now,
i dont want to be nasty but it was probably for the best,
your in gods hands now
just lay there and rest.

You kept to yourself,
and i never got angry when you didnt reply to my 'hellos',
it had probably been a long time since you heard that
word.

People probably wont even notice your gone,
but il'l remember ya

Farewell Charlie boy!

------- Author's Notes -------

this is the man i based my ''harry'' poem on,he died a couple of days ago. he was 91 and he used to wear the same suit everyday,never washed,with white reeboks,he was a character.

vinebar

Comments on this poem/writing:

Meridian (205.188.116.200) -- Thursday, June 17 2004, 04:54 pm

Goodbye Charlie

Nice once again Hushy! Your words are in motion, they come alive, by the flow of your pen.... It's sad about Charlie, but I hope it was only old age, and not any complications that caused his death..... It was good though, that he lived to be in the 90s... A lot of people don't make it that far, even less, the 100s! This is a good heartfelt death tribute to dedicate to Charlie!

Smiles,
Meridian
 
Name:                                           Remember Me

Comment Title:

Comment / Ammendment:

Please complete the recaptcha below for spam prevention:

Click here to read other Poems by Ben Franklin

vinebar

Poetic Dreams Other's Poetic Dreams Submit a Poem New This Week Forum Home

Copyright©2018-1999 by Rebecca R. Hammack

COPYRIGHT NOTICE: All Rights Reserved.   No part of this website, including all pictures and written words,  may be reproduced or copied in any manner from this website without  permission of the original author of the work.  All poetry and pictures herein remain the sole property of the original author and/or copyright owner.  All poetry on this website has been submitted by the original author of the work. To contact any author of the work please e-mail: dreamer@dreamersreality.com  so the proper person may be notified.