I hardly have the energy,
To post this post today,
You see the winds of time and life
Have blown it all away.
Nothing’s been the same,
Since you went away,
But then again , nothing’s changed
In the daily day to day.
My loss of you is still as strong,
Though I don’t cry much any more,
Just when a song or poem or thought,
Comes charging through the door.
So daddy, I don’t mean to cut this short
But I have some things to do.
I just want to say, short and sweet.
I’ll NEVER stop loving you.
And maybe you’re above,
or maybe just a feeling.
But I sometimes in my heart of hearts,
Feel that everything you’re seeing.
You were the best, still ARE the best,
Happy Father’s day dearest dad.
All my love always,
Ladies. LADIES? What were you thinking?
Used to be that my favorite pizza was Vezzo’s but not any more. A lot cheaper and a lot more delicious is Waldy’s on 6th Avenue and 27th Street. Hopefully they don’t get too big, have too many stores, and lose it.
I didn’t forget, today’s your day,
Even though you seem far away,
I miss you like crazy, though not all the time,
I wonder what you’d think, what’s on your mind.
The word is virtual in every sense,
No one speaks, no one talks,
They are too busy, when they walk.
Their heads are down in their phone,
Texting and facebooking, all alone.
I only wish with all this stuff,
That it would be quite enough,
I wonder if you can hear or see,
Steve Job’s technology,
That magic phone with all it’s APPS,
Might someday bring your voice back.
Can it be maybe the i-phone 7,
That will reach to you, up in heaven?
Well, perhaps we’re not quite ready,
To hear our loved ones, strong and steady.
But I believe I heard from you,
In my coffee cup, it’s true.
For after drinking the strong beans down,
I looked in my cup, see what I found?
And at that moment I truly knew,
That this heart was a message from you.
I didn’t need a phone, nor laptop, nor tablet,
Just simple belief that you are at it.
In every way that you possibly will
Tell me that you’re with me still.
So Daddy dearest from my heart,
Even though we’re far apart.
I love you with my deepest being.
and I know that you’re agreeing.
Happy birthday Daddy dear,
I truly wish that you were here.
All my love,
Your ever lovin’ Lara
An amazing and quietly secret place in Murray Hill surrounded by all the noisy bars. This gem has great and affordable Thai inspired food. Yum. Don’t believe me? Believe this:
It’s been ages since I’ve posted. And not many things will make me come out of hiding, but this awesome chocolate beauty is worth the 1000 calories AND the posting time. Where to find it: Penelope’s on Lexington and 30th. But I am not recommending the website. We had nothing to do with it.