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Those pearly gates

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Those pearly gates

                                    THOSE PEARLY GATES
08/28/11             .
                  "True love can last a lifetime, but only if you forget to love"
                        The pearly gates of heaven is where you walked through.
                        The love we had for each other was everything we knew.
                      
                                   Now that your gone I won't know what to do.
                                       My love for you is why I'll always be true.

                                      Cause you went first please say you'll wait.
                                 And together we'll walk through the pearly gates.

                          We've crossed alot of bridges and walked so many miles.
                           Now that your gone I'm not sure if I can stand the trials.

                                For me to hold you in my lovin arms just once more.
                                   When you were taken I was broken to the core.

                                       Cause you went first please say you'll wait.
                                 And together we'll walk through the pearly gates.

                                Layed on our bed I slept on the left you on the right.
                                     I smell your sweet scent in your pillow at night.

                                          I miss you my darlin I'll never love again.
                                       You are my only love I'll love you till the end.

                                         Cause you went first please say you'll wait.
                                    And together we'll walk through the pearly gates.

                                          I finally fell asleep with you on my mind.
                                           Why darlin did I have to stay behind.

                                               I'm left with nothing but my memories.
                                                    Our love our life was our destiny.


                                              Cause you went first please say you'll wait.
                                         Then together we'll walk through the pearly gates.
                                                 Teresa Skyles
Entered in Constance La France~a rambling poet~"A poem please"contest

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  1. Date: 9/15/2011 9:53:00 AM

    Good luck in Constance's contest..This one will get her attention for sure..Sorry for the loss in your life or was it a write on a topic...Thanks for stopping by, reaading, and commenting on my work..Sara

  1. Date: 9/3/2011 3:45:00 AM

    A Second Place Win Congratulations. CR

  1. Date: 8/31/2011 10:45:00 PM

    Congrats on a lovely write.

  1. Date: 8/31/2011 12:13:00 AM

    Just so touching. To know a love so great is wonderful. Its hard to know the answers why some go and some stay...Congratulations on your win. Love Lee

  1. Date: 8/30/2011 6:00:00 PM

    Absolutely beautiful!!!!!!!congratulations on your win!!!!!!---Lori

  1. Date: 8/30/2011 4:17:00 PM

    Congrats Teresa on super second place win with magnificent poetry my friend.. great to share winners list with u luv...superb..write..

  1. Date: 8/30/2011 1:46:00 PM

    Teresa, this is really beautiful, your repetitive lines sure has a brilliant effect on bringing your message across.. congratulations on your great win with this gem ;) love Wilma

  1. Date: 8/30/2011 1:34:00 PM

    smashing, teersa...congrats on a well deserved glowing award! grrreat stuff... : ) huggs

  1. Date: 8/30/2011 11:36:00 AM

    Congrats on your win, Teresa. Beautiful write. Nice going. luv Ralph

  1. Date: 8/30/2011 10:57:00 AM

    hey Teresa congrats on your great win , David

  1. Date: 8/30/2011 10:16:00 AM

    Congratulations on your 2nd Place win in Constance's "A Poem Please" contest Teresa. Love, Carol

    Brown Avatar Carol Sunshine Brown Date: 8/30/2011 10:17:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    I meant 2nd place sorry Teresa but just as good you know. Love, Carol
  1. Date: 8/29/2011 11:02:00 PM

    teresa, this is really nice. I love those repeating lines. Making it somewhat like a song. and the sweet scent on the pillow. Very sad romantic piece. LUv, Andrea