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Anna Lindhaus

Underneath your cherry tree

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I’m 12 years old and this is a poem I wrote for my dog which passed away.

You’re the one that we could trust 

the place that we could go

in winter you were the summer sun

in summer you were the snow.

 

You’ll never be forgotten we’ll think of you every day,
though you have gone forever,
in our hearts you’ll stay.

 

You are what I most dearly miss

If I could see you know I would tell you this:
I hope you found peace underneath your cherry tree.

4 comments

Oola on 1 July, 2020

Wow, I know exactly what you mean. 2 years ago our dog, Gus, passed away, and he's still in our hearts. What a moving poem!

Reihaneh on 23 May, 2020

I like it and it is a good and sad poem

Katherine Liu on 12 February, 2020

This is such a sweet poem! I absolutely adored it

Sophia on 11 February, 2020

Oh, this was an AMAZING poem! It's sad and so cool! Keep it up!