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Goodbye My Family

Author: Frances Day
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Goodbye my family, my life is past.
I loved you all to the very last,
Weep not for me, but courage take,
Love each other for my sake,
For those you love don’t go away,
They walk beside you every day.

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About the poem

This poem is about a person who has passed away and is saying goodbye to their family. The speaker expresses their love for their family and tells them not to cry, but to take courage and continue to love each other. The speaker reminds their loved ones that even though they are gone, they will always be with them in spirit, walking beside them every day. The poem emphasizes the idea that even though physical life may end, the love and memories shared with loved ones will always endure.

The Structure of Poem

The poem is structured in rhyming quatrains, with each stanza consisting of four lines. The rhyming pattern is AABB, with the first and second lines, and the third and fourth lines rhyming with each other. The poem's structure and repetition emphasize the message of love and the speaker's desire for their loved ones to find comfort in each other and in the thought that they will always be present in their lives.

Best Quote from Goodbye My Family Poem

This is a quote from the poem Goodbye My Family by Frances Day
"For those you love don’t go away, They walk beside you every day."
This line offers a comforting perspective on the loss of a loved one. It suggests that even though they may no longer be physically present, they still exist in a meaningful way through the memories and love they have left behind, and will continue to be a part of one's life moving forward.

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