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Wedding Day Sonnet

They seemed a perfect pairing from the start, Two minds alike (both quirky, slightly strange..) It wasn’t long before he stole her heart, Or she stole his – regardless, soon life changed. No longer did they talk of ‘I’ but … Continue reading

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Life Partners

Together they walked, Hand in hand, Steps in time, Grey-haired and frail, With memories sublime. Memories of times when Their knees were less weak, When mellifluous words flowed When they chose to speak, When life was a joy Full of … Continue reading

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When I Hurt, Please Hold Me

When I’m hurting, Hold me, And never let me go. The longer that you hold me, The more I come to know That it’s true, You really love me, And you care if I’m okay, There’s just one way To … Continue reading

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Tying the Knot

My world is yours, Your world is mine, I love the way Our worlds entwine, Like satin ribbons In a breeze, Tangling, binding With consummate ease. Our lives are a knot That’s too hard to undo, But I love it that … Continue reading

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Can I tell you I love you Too often? Can I wear out, Or weaken, The words? Do my daily Reminders Affirm you? Or do they just Make you think Me absurd?

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Happy Anniversary

[A poem for the man I love on our fifth wedding anniversary] Five years ago I took a ring, And put it on your hand, To all intents and purposes, A gesture that’s quite bland. A band of gold and … Continue reading

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Will we run out of things to say?

When I grow old, And you grow grey, I wonder what We’ll have to say? We’re ten years in, And still we find, Things to say To pass the time. Each time we talk, I learn from you, And your … Continue reading

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