If.....

Songbird B By Songbird B, 2nd Jun 2011 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
Posted in Wikinut>Writing>Poetry

Devotion, Love, Adoration, Loyalty...Something we all long for, but seldom receive...
And yet, so often we do not recognise it even when it is under our nose...
Perhaps it is time we opened our eyes....and felt the tug of our heartstrings....

If...A Tail With A Twist...

If you kept me in your pocket,
kept me close within your heart...
Then I would not feel so lonely..
When time away, pulls us apart.

If I could be your faithful shadow..
keeping close, thanks to the light..
Then I would never have to leave you..
if a lamp was lit at night...

If I could be the breath you're taking..
my oxygen will make you live...
If I could be a part of you..
Such pleasure, this to me, would give..

But I am just a humble
Canine..
And you, my Master, I adore..
So I shall wait until you come home...
And loyally greet you at the door.


Related Links from Songbird B Portfolio;
If only I had A Voice.

If I Followed You Home..

Photo Credit; Maggie Smith
http://www.freedigitalphotos.net/images/view_photog.php?photogid=172

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Devotion, Dog Activities, Dog Story, Dog Treats, Love, Loyalty, Pet, Pet Care, Pet Owners, Pet Ownership, Songbird B

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author avatar Songbird B
Hi there! I am Songbird B, and I am a semi-pro female Jazz vocalist. I have a huge passion for Jazz music, and I love writing Poetry, which I have done all my life. I am very Spiritual in my beliefs, and love Photography, Music and Garden Design....I...(more)

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author avatar Sahil
5th Jun 2011 (#)

nice poem:)

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author avatar Maria Malone
5th Jun 2011 (#)

Wonderfully said.....my dog, Riley, is always so happy to see me when I get home.... it is truly a joy to feel this loved!

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author avatar kafsoa
5th Jun 2011 (#)

I loved it. Full of feelings:)

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author avatar MAnature
5th Jun 2011 (#)

Wonderful, thank you :)

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author avatar Delicia Powers
5th Jun 2011 (#)

the love that is given with truly no string attached, such a tender and beautiful tribute to our best friends, thanks Songbird...:0)

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author avatar Steve Kinsman
5th Jun 2011 (#)

Wonderful, Songbird. Carol says dogs came into the world to model unconditional love.

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author avatar Songbird B
5th Jun 2011 (#)

I can easily believe that Steve...You have a very wise woman there...Thanks for all the great feedback. and your continued support on my pages...

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author avatar Carol Kinsman
5th Jun 2011 (#)

A wonderful tribute to man's best friend! Thank you..

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author avatar richardpeeej
5th Jun 2011 (#)

It is clear to see the love that exists between you and your faithful four-legged friend Songbird. Such a warm and heartfelt poem ...

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author avatar ppruel
7th Jun 2011 (#)

You're lucky to have a faithful friend like Canine - he would do everything to keep you happy and safe.

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author avatar jak2010
9th Jun 2011 (#)

man's best friend, they deserve to be recognised, thanks for giving one.

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author avatar Rathnashikamani
17th Jun 2011 (#)

Lovely!
A touching tribute!

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