The youngest of ten children made Alvin unique
Older kids do chores- I have a little physique.”
I was so cute my proud mom
used to tell me.
Her hugs and kisses freely dispensed and free.
I loved to tease others- I
could hold my own
With wit I baffled others
until they were shown
They will think I’m funny when they are older
I like seeing others use
the head on their shoulders.
Steele work kept Alvin in demand building
He kept cool with safety in mind; he avoided
His dear wife Marie use to accept his playful
He is a good man whom I
will forever try to please.
Marie passed away much too soon and a toll it
Alvin found it hard to live;
love was hung on a hook.
The days, months and years passed by without
His zest for life was gone, a broken heart he
Written By Carol Howard Vulliamy- 2009