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Author Name: FreeGemini222 3 Comments
Date Added: January 26, 2006 05:01:11 Average Score: (Needs 2)
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~Happy Birthday Tracy~
 
A big bouquet of balloons,
in beautiful colors and hues;
yellows, greens, pinks, and purples,
I gathered together for you.

Birthday gifts for you, my friend,
I'd wrapped so pretty and bright.
I couldn't wait to see your face
on that dark winter night.

But as I headed down the walk
with my arms full of gifts,
I slid in slow-motion,
landing in a snowdrift.

As I picked myself up,
and looked sheepishly around,
I saw all your gifts were scattered
across the wet, snowy ground.

Your balloons floated away
into the star-filled sky.
They were too far from my reach,
and I just wanted to cry.

While holding back my tears,
I gathered what I could.
I would still continue my journey,
just like I knew I should.

I'll see you soon, my dear friend,
but your balloons are no more.
I hope that instead a smile will do,
along with a bunch of hugs galore.

 

Author's Notes:

Happy Birthday Tracy Fletcher,
My Dear Sister and Friend...

We have a whole new world
of friendship to explore....
Together...you and me

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Comments:
Comment By: FreeFLETCHER on January 26, 2006 11:56:03 AM Report
Karen,
Tracy is so lucky to have a wonderful friend like you in her life. This is so beautiful! Sorry about the balloons! (I just might have popped them all anyway!) Just cause! LOL
Love ya karen.........Yours ....Fletch
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I can't wait to see you soon!
Comment By: Freeb doneff on January 26, 2006 07:06:26 AM Report
Sweeter than a chocolate bar this was! Happppy Birthday Tracy! ( sweeter than a pile of chocolate bars YOU are! ) Barbie
Comment By: FreeTracy Fletcher on January 26, 2006 05:14:43 AM Report
Awwwwwwwwwww Thank you Karen. You brought tears to my eyes. I don't need balloons, I am getting my birthday present with getting to meet you face to face. I don't need or want anything else. I love you.
Love ya............Tracy




 


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