Fantasy

This is my favorite song from my favorite group. I must confess, I can’t listen to the whole thing without crying just a little bit. It’s that beautiful! I remember telling your mom Earth Wind and Fire was the best group of all-time. She didn’t agree with me, but I’m still right!

Fantasy

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The Canary

Mary had a little bird,
With feathers bright and yellow,
Slender legs-upon my word,
He was a pretty fellow!

Sweetest notes he always sung,
Which much delighted Mary;
Often where his cage was hung,
She sat to hear Canary.

Crumbs of bread and dainty seeds
She carried to him daily,
Seeking for the early weeds,
She decked his palace gaily.

This, my little readers, learn,
And ever practice duly;
Songs and smiles of love return
To friends who love you truly.

– Elizabeth Turner

Hope you like this one!

Love, Pop pop

Little Things

Little drops of water,
Little drains of sand,
Make the mighty ocean
And the beauteous land.

And the little moments,
Humble though they be,
Make the mighty ages
Of eternity.

So our little errors
Lead the soul away,
From the paths of virtue
Into sin to stray.

Little deeds of kindness,
Little words of love,
Make our earth an Eden,
Like the heaven above.

– Julia Carney

A little poem, just for you!

Love, Pop pop

Reverie

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To dream of verdant pastures and azure skies,

of panoramic bliss before our eyes;

a realm where peace abounds across the land

where kinship is born from nothing more

than an outstrecthed hand

and rests on nothing less than an honest word.

To dream of playful cheer and joyful song,

of pleasant smiles among the throng

of happy neighbors joined by one-time strangers

and warm embraces from sentimental faces

as well as caresses that ignite the breast.

Awake!

And let the dream begin…

Kurt Poleet

This one might be a little grown up for you but after what’s been going on in the world lately I thought it was kinda appropriate.

love, Pop Pop