13
Jul
07

To My Daddy…

(this poem was written for a friend of mine… from the viewpoint of her three year old son. She gave the poem to him in his father’s day card.)

My mommy says you’re far away. Maybe I’ll get to see you some day. I have Mommy, and I have you on the phone but still, I feel all alone. Why can’t you tuck me in at night, why put up such a fight? A postcard from you, would be the easiest thing to do and it would mean so much to me. What do you look like? I can’t remember. This really bothers me. Why don’t you want to see me? Was I bad? Was I not what you wanted? Would you prefer a girl? I cry for you in the night but you don’t come to calm me. Why don’t you want me? Why, Daddy, why don’t you love me?

(I’m happy to say that the poem got through to the Dad’s heart and he began to spend time with his son again.)

Advertisements

0 Responses to “To My Daddy…”



  1. Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


These are the types of things I talk about

Read it again?

ipnoid.com

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 1,273 other followers

Blog Stats

  • 9,509 hits

%d bloggers like this: