Another Year Older

A birthday poem to share with a man who is turning another year older. One that was written in good fun. It will bring a smile to your face.

Another Year Older
Poet: Julie Hebert, ©2011

I must start this off by saying Happy Birthday,
To someone who's always so fun.
Its hard to believe your getting older,
But don't worry youíve still got an awfully long run.

Today your just turning a year older,
It's not like your losing your hair.
Oh wait you have started receding,
Iím so sorry your scalp is going bare.

Next you'll be seeing wrinkles,
Then comes the bodily displease.
Oh my, getting older is scary,
But I'm sure youíll age just like old cheese.

Wait, old cheese does not age very well,
I meant youíll age like old wine.
Oh really, who am I kidding?
Aging sucks and that's the bottom line!

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