Patriarch Of My Heart

Patriarch Of My Heart short poem

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Well you are the Patriarch of My Heart
For many moons now you’ve had me
Under your spell…I wonder if you somehow
Overheard that old, old wish of mine standing
By that big ‘ole magic wishing well who
Knows for sure but now you are my only
Reason for being and with every beat of my
Heart I love you more and more I swear don’t
You know I’d die if I ever lost your love but
I dare not dwell on such, I thank my lucky
Stars and Heaven above…only in my wildest
Dreams did I ever dream I’d find someone as
Wonderful as you but now you are living
Proof dreams do come true it’s now I know
They do oh Patriarch, Patriarch of My Heart!

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Bo Lanier is from Chattanooga, Tennessee and has become an established poet with five books to his credit that were published in Canada. He received several achievement awards in creative writing through poetry.com and has recently published two eBooks and one paperback book through Lulu.com. After a nine year hiatus, Bo returned to publishing his poems with a new outlook and fresh ideas. His other talents include singing and songwriting.
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