Thursday, June 13, 2013

Poetry Friday: To My Father by William Hamilton Hayne

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Happy Father's Day to my fellow fathers! Along with husband, it's the best job I have ever had.

To My Father
It matters not that Time has shed
His thawless snow upon your head,
For he maintains, with wondrous art,
Perpetual summer in your heart.
written by William Hamilton Hayne


  1. My father has a clean bald head and a warm, loving heart. Thanks for this poem.

  2. Lovely sentiment for Sunday.

  3. Makes me miss my dad...thanks for sharing. =)

  4. I love the photo! Are you the dad in the picture or the baby?

  5. Ruth missed the attribution for the photo, but I didn't. I *heart* Wikimedia Commons!

    My dad had that "thawless snow," and is now a bit of "perpetual summer" in MY heart.


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