For you I feel an
All the more because you're far away.
Though all the continents of Earth may move,
Here is my love, and here my love will stay.
Each time I feel my fortune go adrift,
Realities like rocks poised in my way,
'Ere I feel that fearful, shuddering rift,
Some memory of you holds them at
Dad, your love can still my
After all these years, my spirits sway;
Your strength and courage still my fears
Copyright by Nicholas Gordon