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Willingly

This, I do so, willingly. Without reservations of the heart. I offer my shoulder to thy wheel, my strength, to thus impart. My voice, I lend to your cause. Champion, to which you undertake. My arms, I spread to encompass, kith and kin, you now care take. A heart, that beats strong and true. That has known joy and felt deep weeping. One, so full of love for you, I give, unto your keeping. If there were the need so great, as to sacrifice completely. My life, I 'd give, for yours to spare. This I do, so willingly.
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  1. Date: 11/17/2011 6:04:00 AM
    Congratulations on your win in Moses' "Give Me Your Best Shot" contest Paula. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 11/15/2011 6:41:00 AM
    Congratulations on your first place win with this wonderful write! Lori

  1. Date: 11/15/2011 6:13:00 AM
    Congrats , reaaly enjoyed this, Lovely x

  1. Date: 11/14/2011 10:00:00 AM
    An amazing poem Paula.Congrats on your big win.

  1. Date: 11/14/2011 7:39:00 AM
    Congratulations Paula on your 1st place win in the contest, I enjoyed the read~ Caryl

  1. Date: 11/14/2011 6:14:00 AM
    Congratulations on the win in the contest of John Freeman, Paula

  1. Date: 11/13/2011 9:22:00 PM
    Paula These are beautiful words you have written here. I am honoured to be by your side in this contest...well done...Margaret

  1. Date: 11/13/2011 8:45:00 PM
    Congrats. Paula on your 1st place win. Love,Vie

  1. Date: 11/13/2011 5:06:00 PM
    A remarkable poem Paula. Wonderful sentiment. Congratulations on your no. 1 win. Love, Joyce

  1. Date: 11/13/2011 4:43:00 PM
    Beautiful Job Paula, such sweet commitment will, quite a worthy verse for first place, congratulations on your worthy poem. Agape, Moses

  1. Date: 11/13/2011 4:25:00 PM
    The strong message of love, and commitment in this poem is wonderful, Paula. Congratulations on a fine poem and a 1st in John's contest!

  1. Date: 11/7/2011 1:55:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win in P.D.'s "Any Poem You Posted this Week"contest Paula. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 11/6/2011 9:34:00 AM
    Congrats, Paula. Awesome write. Nice going. Best to you and yours. luv Ralph

  1. Date: 11/5/2011 9:27:00 PM
    PAULA ;-) CONGRATULATIONS, thank you for supporting my contest... I'm just dropping by to give everyone a warm congratulations and gratitude from the heart. ((you may get this comment more than once, if you entered more than one of my contest this week)) Have a wonderful weekend, GOD BLESS,..p.d.

  1. Date: 11/5/2011 5:14:00 PM
    Congrats Paula on another amazing win luv.. your words are always super awesome to read..my friend..

  1. Date: 11/5/2011 8:15:00 AM
    Congratulations on your win in PD's contest Paula. A very nice poem

  1. Date: 10/27/2011 9:49:00 AM
    Beautiful po expressing unconditional love; especially the third stanza touched me.

  1. Date: 10/27/2011 1:22:00 AM
    wow, a very STRONG poem, strong for family and unconditional love. It seems there was a contest for this kind of poem. But maybe I don't remember right! Luv, Andrea