Grandfather Poems

Poems about Grandpa

One does not have to do anything to become a grandfather. It simply happens when your child has a child. It is up to you to decide how involved you will be in your grandchild's life. There is an inherent biological relationship but the emotional bonding between grandfather and grandchild comes only with effort. It happens when the grandchild sees that you are open to forming a relationship. It happens when you get off your easy chair and make the effort to see what matters to your grandchild.

Poems From Grandchildren

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  1. Together Yet Apart

    It's gotten harder and harder
    since the day you went away
    but still people keep telling me
    everything shall be okay...

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  3. A True Hero

    • By Julie Mills
    • Published: September 2014
    Poem About Qualities Of A Hero

    What makes a man a hero?
    I've often thought this through.
    It's someone who is macho?
    It's someone who is true?...

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    • Rating 4.49
  4. My Last Visit

    • By Alexis Abraham
    • Published: August 2008
    Poem About Saying Goodbye to Great Grandpa

    It's time
    to say goodbye.
    I'm so upset,
    my mouth has gone dry....

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    • Rating 4.48
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  6. I Miss You

    • By Laura. B
    • Published: November 2007
    Grandfather's Death

    Every day I wonder why
    You were taken high up to the sky,
    And I didn't get a chance to say goodbye,
    I'm sorry....

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    • Rating 4.44
  7. Just Like Him

    He taught me how to build a fire;
    he gave me hope and desire.

    He taught me how to build a chair; ...

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    • Votes 152
    • Rating 4.44
  8. My Granddaddy, My Best Friend

    • By Lauren E. Garner
    • Published: February 2006
    Poem Tribute to Grandpa

    The one that is my friend,
    The one that is my guide.
    How much I love, and how much I care,
    Is too much to describe.

    Poem Tribute to Grandpa, My Granddaddy, My Best Friend

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    • Rating 4.43
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  10. Northern Star

    • By Kelly Graham
    • Published: September 20, 2016
    Guiding Light Of A Loving Mentor

    Northern Star, Northern Star,
    I gaze up at you from afar.
    Shining brightly in the curtain of night,
    Northern Star, you are my light.

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    • Votes 30
    • Rating 4.43
  11. The Way We Were Our Bond

    Poem About the Bond with a Grandpa

    Beautiful blue eyes with serenity of the sea,
    Reflection of the skies on a bright and sunny day,
    My little hand in yours, my protector and my guide,
    Don't walk too fast, Granddad, for I am by your side....

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    • Votes 270
    • Rating 4.41
  12. Granddad

    Grandpa Is Dead Poem

    The smile on your face is a lasting memory in our hearts,.
    Nothing in this world, not even life or death, can keep us apart.
    You have always been the one we went to for advice,
    Whenever we were just upset, or even just a bit uptight,

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    • Stories 5
    • Emailed 26
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    • Votes 295
    • Rating 4.38
  13. Up Above

    • By Brianna Martins
    • Published: June 2008

    When you were here you brightened the day,
    with your positive attitude and charming smile.

    I loved when I came up to you for a hug,...

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    • Votes 25
    • Rating 4.36

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