Treasure Island

Dave Tanguay

(Nov.8,1948 / Westbrook, maine)

A thought to begin each day (poem)


As you go about each day
Take some time to laugh and play
Sing a song and tell some jokes
Share a tale and be kind to folks
Learn a little and care a lot
Don’t be envious of what others got
Love your parents and sister too
And the life you lead will be good to you

Submitted: Tuesday, September 19, 2006
Edited: Friday, September 17, 2010

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  • Melvina Germain (11/15/2006 8:57:00 PM)

    Well, this little poem really says a lot. I truly do love my Mom and my sister, but I've always thought my sister was the favourite, well she is. I just have to get over it. Isn't this rediculous at my age. Silly me. I love this poem, it makes one think about their selfish thoughts. Hmmmmm (Excellent poem Dave) (Report) Reply

  • Ruby Root (9/21/2006 7:14:00 AM)

    Beautiful poem Dave, It is really a nice poem. I think it is the best one I read yet.
    Excellent poem. (Report) Reply

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