Do not go gentle into that good night,
Old age should burn and rage at close of day;
Rage, rage against the dying of the light.
Loss of Father Poems
Thoughts on Death of Father
The death of someone close to us leave us shocked with grief. We cannot understand how one minute this person was here and the next they are gone. The truth is that those we love are never truly gone. The body may have run its course, but the soul lives forever. Human beings have been cognizant of eternal life since the beginning of time. Every culture has its own traditions about death and reincarnation. The anxiety commonly felt about death in our culture is a result of a scientific schema which says that "if I don't see it, it's not there".
Poems on Deceased Fathers
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Do not go gentle into that good night,Featured Shared Story
This is indeed a great poem and very touching. I love it!
Father's Day In Heaven
If time exists in heaven,
Do you still rise with the sun?
Do you and Mom share breakfast
Before your day has begun?Featured Shared Story
I enjoyed your poem. Such lovely words. I have often asked the very same question, "What is heaven like?" Thank you for such a beautiful Father's Day poem. - God Bless-
The Positive Influence Of A Dad
It's never the right time
To say goodbye.
I will miss you, Dad,
And here is why.Featured Shared Story
My father passed away from pancreatic cancer this past Tuesday, March 27, 2018. What you say in your paragraph about your dad could have been written by myself or one of my sisters (dad had 5...
My Wonderful Father
We miss your face; you were taken too soon.
Your beaming smile that lit up the room,
Them cheeky dimples and twinkle in your eye.
We keep asking ourselves why, oh why.Featured Shared Story
I woke up early many, many times. I just couldn't sleep. I was sitting in my room looking at my dad's picture, wondering why he couldn't be a part of my future. Uncontrolled tears stream down...
Poem For Dad In Heaven
I know this man
Who is dear to my heart.
Suddenly one day
It was torn all apart.Featured Shared Story
When I lost my dad to suicide, I read this poem to my family. I then decided that I wanted to share this with our close family at his service. Any day when I really miss him and when it's...
Mourning The Loss Of A Father
I hate that I can't see your face,
except for a picture on my mirror.
But I love that when I look at it,Featured Shared Story
My father became seriously ill in January 2018. I went to the hospital and he had the flu and pneumonia. I sat with him day and night. He didn't want anyone to touch him. I asked him what was...
Missing My Dad
Three months have passed.
I'll never forget the day
Someone rang to tell me
That you'd gone away.Featured Shared Story
My father passed away on January 28, 1996, due to stage 4 stomach carcinoma. It always so painful to think about it. He was just 48. He loved us (Elizabeth Wanderi, Bernard Wanderi, Winnie,...
Letting My Dad Go
My darling Dad, you suffered
More than we could bear to see.
"Please let go, Dad; give in.
Your soul then can be free."Featured Shared Story
My father passed November 25, 2017 at 10:28pm. This is exactly the same experience that I had, and he always called me his Baby Girl. Everything you said in here was like a...
Acrostic Poem About Father Passing Away
Forever in my heart,
Always on my mind.
Together again we will be, all in God's time.
Heaven gained another angel the day you left.Featured Shared Story
This short poem reflects the feelings of most of the daughters who learned life through love, affection and protection of their fathers.
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