His Old Hat

Memories linger in that old hat

Which I refuse to wash

By my pillow it lies at night

I sometimes hug it

Sometimes wear it

Savour the smell of your hair

And ride again through our life together

Remembering the green days

And how you'd take it off when you came home


  • Poetic Dan

    Hats off, it definitely does!
    Have a great day

  • orchidee

    A fine ole poem Lorna. I didn't say old! lol.

  • Michael Edwards

    And life goes on - what a great shortie - love it.

  • Goldfinch60

    Life must go on but the memories will always linger.

  • Unsub


    that hat has 35+ years of love for you wrapped up in it. Cherish the memories it brings. Awesome poem.


  • Maxine Smith

    Short and sweet, love it hun.

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