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I’d Rather Be Like Him (poem)

Updated on August 14, 2015

I‘d rather be a lot like him

He always has some time to share

You need an ear he’s always there

And there’s his smile it’s never dim

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A call for help he’s first to stand

His eyes see only hope and good

Not lost in things misunderstood

His every act so smooth and grand

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To him they turn yes one and all

What wonders will come from his hat

And can they have a part of that

He smiles for them and dares not fall

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So many people’s lives he changed

He showed them how to do the same

While they took pictures for their frame

For them his life was rearranged

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Through all it’s him I’d rather be

Not here alone trapped with my thought

This lonely soul that’s bound too taut

The real live person they can’t see

Music only

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      Nithya Venkat 2 years ago from Dubai

      Great poem, voted up.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 2 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Voted up and beautiful. A wonderful poetic journey. Love the music.

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      Shauna L Bowling 2 years ago from Central Florida

      This poem brings about so many thoughts. My head traveled from The Pied Piper, to God, then fell upon a lonely soul. The music is beautiful, relaxing, and peaceful.

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      Faith Reaper 2 years ago from southern USA

      Very interesting, Mh! I enjoyed it a lot.

      Blessings

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      Kevin Goodwin 2 years ago

      Very nice poem i really enjoyed it.