The Roots Of Love

The Roots Of Love

A Poem by Tate Morgan
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I am the roots, You are the tree.

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Author's Note

Tate Morgan
This I wrote to my daughter on her last night as a child.The night before she left for college

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Man, this is gorgeous! So full of loveliness! A resounding awwwh could be heard as the poem ended. What wonderful evoking of emotion-what a way to convey such an over-conveyed feeling!
And as usual your perfect flow and rhyme only helped your message through the minds (and hearts!) of your readers. I don't doubt that I'll return to read this poem again just to feel the beauty of it...

Really, thank you.

Posted 11 Years Ago


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Just catching this one Tate. There always seems to be something special between a father and a daughter..hard to say what it is...the only word that fits is love.
Well done Tate

Posted 1 Year Ago


Tate Morgan

1 Year Ago

Thank you Ted. Love is special because it is given freely. It can’t be taken. It must be earned. I.. read more
o h my ..this is such an endearing piece from
father to daughter..a dedication of love so
beautifully penned and
expressed..

nice work here Tate

Posted 1 Year Ago


  Fran Marie

1 Year Ago

yeah..the good old
days..not familiar
with David Demmers?
Tate Morgan

1 Year Ago

Consider yourself lucky not to know. He is the one who has runoff everyone we ever knew
  Fran Marie

1 Year Ago

O h..okay..glad I
missed the drama
troublemaker then
Beautiful poem, and I see she appreciated it. But I am reminded of the Sweet Honey song, 'Your children are not your children. They come through you, but they are not of you.' Your poem shows the wonderful bond between parents and children. But, and I have to keep telling myself, we have to 'let them go', They do have their own Souls and have very different lives to the one's we had. But i love your idea, and I think i will do the same for both my children, and leave it in the bottom drawer, for them to find.


Posted 2 Years Ago


Tate Morgan

2 Years Ago

Thank you astri
thanks for entering my contest. this is truly beautiful, thanks good luck

Posted 2 Years Ago


Tate Morgan

2 Years Ago

Thank you Julie
Tate,

Congrats on the contest placement... is a heart-full piece.

Chris

Posted 5 Years Ago


Tate Morgan

5 Years Ago

Thank you chris I consider my children my treasure on earth
Chris

5 Years Ago

They really, really are my friend.
I look back on these days with kindness and humility as today I ready to walk my daughter down the aisle.

Posted 5 Years Ago


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Children are a blessing
Love this poem

Filled with love

Posted 5 Years Ago


Tate Morgan

5 Years Ago

well it is most peoples happiest day when their children go off on their own But for me it was one o.. read more
B

5 Years Ago

I can imagine
What a beautiful Hallmark moment penned with paper and snapshot that captured pics for life

Posted 6 Years Ago


Tate Morgan

6 Years Ago

Thank you so much rico
Your daughter is so lucky to have you as her daddy. The love you hold for her is seen deep in the lines of this most personal of poetry.
A wonderful wonderful poem.

Posted 6 Years Ago


Tate Morgan

6 Years Ago

Thank you so much I walk her down the aisle in June
MAD ENGLISHMAN

6 Years Ago

Congratulations
Tate Morgan

6 Years Ago

Thank you ver much

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Added on November 15, 2009
Last Updated on March 23, 2021
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Tate Morgan
Tate Morgan

Marion , OH



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