~ Gone ~

What happened to those olden days
The best ones. without a doubt.
When neighbors lent a hand to you
When times were down and out.

The woman folks would cook
The bread and fixings too,
The men would lend a hand
In any fixing that was due.



The children laughed and played
Bare foot was the way to go
In the heat of a summer's day
Lemonade was served so cool.

When all the work was finished
And everyone seemed well fed
Pa would get the fiddle going
As sleepy children nodded heads.



The ladies took their shoes off
And danced across the floor,
That fiddle doing it's magic
Someone yelled, please just one more.

As the grandfather clock struck twelve
Children were gathered into wagons,
The folks would say their good nights
As Ma and Pa went to bed a draggin'.



Miss Sandra Edwards
08/02/2009
 

Click here to send this site to a friend!

Need help sending this page? Click Here



  Newest  
Occasions Flash/Main Birthdays
Inspiration
 &
 Sunsets
Angels
&
Friends
Thanks Poetry Shelf Love
Holidays Slide to Open Mavica
Military Native American 9/11
 

Join Mailing List for New Greetings


Please take just a moment to help
keep spiritisup.com visible for others
to see and share by voting yes from the
links below. Thank You and God Bless You

Ecards 100 Special Greetings Top Greetings
Top Friendship Top Inspirational World's Top Greetings




Brought to you by
www.spiritisup.com 2009