Grandparent Poem

I am just 11 and I enjoy writing poems. I have a book full and this is my favorite. It's about all the things that me and my grandpa used to do together. So all of you out there with a grandpa...you're lucky. I hope that you all like it.

I Miss You

© Courtney Sauve
I am just eleven,
And already you are gone to heaven.

The smiles, the laughter,
I'll remember forever.

We would spend days in your rocking chair,
With your fingers going through my hair.

When I was just about two,
You gave me my favorite teddy, Nou-Nou.

Now when I lay my head at night,
I pray and wish that you were still by my sight.

I love you with all my heart,
And that will never fall apart.

I love you,
I admire you...

But most of all...
I miss you.

Courtney S.

Written for: Pepere Louis

Died: August 24th 2008

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Published: Aug 2008
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  1. MissYouGrandad Submitted on Wednesday, January 21, 2009

    Hey.. this poem has touched me. I'm only 10 my granddad died when I was 5 and I REALLY miss him.. its kind of like your poem. you are a gifted writer. I also have books full of poems especially for/about my granddad. Thank you for sharing that wonderful poem with us .. Xx

  2. Eric Pan Submitted on Thursday, May 07, 2009

    This poem touched me.
    I'm also eleven, and my grandpa passed away on March 17, 2009. I felt like I was alone, but then I read this poem...

    Thank you so much for writing that poem.

  3. Jemma Submitted on Monday, September 13, 2010

    Hey Poem writer, I have not yet actually lost any of my grandparents but from a degree I see where you are coming from! as only being eleven you have really good writing skills and have a lot of hope for the future! Keep up the fantastic writing!

  4. Wales Submitted on Sunday, November 21, 2010

    This poem touched me.
    I recently lost my grandfather and miss him more than words can say. I'm lost without him.
    This poem is amazing, you are a talented writer! X

  5. Nicole Submitted on Monday, August 06, 2012

    I'm eleven and just today my beloved grandma passed. You have a great poem I can feel your pain.

  6. Shradha Submitted on Thursday, December 12, 2013

    I am also 11 this poem touched me. My grandpa has passed yet I have not seen him. My mother had told many stories about him I miss my grandpa a lot, I saw his pictures I love him a lot

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