LITTLE BOY – SKIMMING STONES

Little boy skimming stones across the water A little boy plays with cars and trucks Little boys always watch their fathers Look to dad for a strong but gentle touch Little boy runs and asks his mother What does daddy say all those bad things? Mother tries to explain this sin Son, once your father was a little boy But his father wasn’t so good to him One day as your dad was gathered with his family His father embarrassed him His dad was drunk and shouting ” Look at that little loser. As he pointed directly at Jim Little boy skimming stones across the water As he watches and feeds the ducks This little boy looks a lot like his father But promises he’ll better his luck Says that if he had a son Would always tell him he was perfect And loved it when he grinned Mom speaks to the boy about his father Your father won’t always be loving His father never showed love to him It’s hard to ask you for your understanding Maybe find a way to forgive old *Jim … Copyright 4/25/21 …The name Jim was used for the rhyme … The father of the boy is Frank …

Little boy skimming stones across the water …

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