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I bought you this card for Christmas day
So that I could write the words that say
How much I love you each passing year
Now in my eye there is a tear

I realised this card is to small
For me to write in and tell all
That your love means to me
What will I need to write so all can see

Perhaps the sky could hold the words
No not likely that’s just absurd
Maybe the universe could hold my sonnet
Then again too small to write upon it

So what will I use to show
How deep my love for you does go
This card I fear will have to do
To write three words, I Love You

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  1. Date: 12/10/2012 1:01:00 PM
    I make my Christmas cards every year, Owen. I use about a week to get everyone ready in time for Christmas. - All is finished for this year. - It's always nice to get a Christmas card in the mailbox. - Hope you send me one ...... lol. - Lovely poem !!! - Thank you for visiting my last poem - "Christmas night 2012" - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 12/10/2012 12:26:00 PM
    Love this. Good poem to share with your someone special.

  1. Date: 12/10/2012 12:20:00 PM
    Oooo... very sweet Owen! Terry (is Valentine's coming soon?)