fiona.png
spreads (3).gif

Farewell to a friend

To my dear & beautiful friend Noel

You were such a gentle soul

I just wanted to say goodbye

And tell you how much I am going to miss you

I am going to miss your cheery & happy smile

I am going to miss your naughty & cheeky laugh

I am so going to miss our “woohoos”

I am going to miss your little jig

I am going to miss the little tinkling sound you made

I am just going to miss you everyday

You made such a difference

You were always such a comfort

You had so many wise words

And you knew how to make us laugh

You had such a big heart

And you put a smile on so many faces

You always had a kind word

And you knew what to say

But for every time you make me cry when I remember you

You will make me smile & laugh more often for knowing you

But I will never forget you

I will always remember you

With every bunch of yellow flowers I put in my kitchen

With every single white flower I see in a garden

With every cherry tomato I pick

With every bunch of parsley I pick

With every chili plant I see

And every green thing I buy, will be for you

With every chicken noodle dumpling soup I make

And with every Nanny Noel Rissole I make

And on every St Patrick’s Day, I will plant some sweet peas just for you


Every day I will remember you

Because you will be there in every sunrise

And you will always be there in every sunset

And I will raise a VB to you & say “Cheers Nanny Noel”

May you rest in peace

F.

COMMENTS : Due to the risks associated with comments from unidentified contributors that expose The Beagle to possible legal actions under the NSW Defamation Act 2005 No 77 anonymous or Nom de Plume comments will not be available unless the author is known to the editor by way of a verified email address or by association.

Others who provide their REAL NAME (first name AND Surname) and a verifiable email address (it won't be published) are invited to comment below. (yes it is a pain but please comply - it would be a  shame to see your comment deleted)

Those contributors KNOWN to us and verified may continue to use their First Name or Nom de plume for ease. The primary need for all of this is due to traceability should a legal action arise.

If you need anonymity email us via our normal or encrypted email accounts


Please note that if you are looking for a previous comment that is no longer visible please contact us.

 

buymeacoffee.png