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A Sonnet For Eduardo

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A Sonnet For Eduardo

The day I left Madrid, I waved goodbye to someone dear to me. I still can see his dark brown eyes that could not tell a lie, those same eyes I’d beheld so tenderly each day when he would show up at my door. Where is my friend Eduardo, whom I left behind so long ago and never more would see again? I know he was bereft from letters that he sent, and I replied that we would meet again. I could not know how wrong I was or if he ever cried for me. How easily I let him go! How innocent and beautiful was he! Unbearable the beauty of my memory. For the Heart felt poem Poetry Contest of Royal Trevino

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  1. Date: 1/15/2014 2:17:00 PM

    Andrea, I remember reading this amazing poem a long time ago,, enjoyed it again! Congrats on your fabulous win! love

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  1. Date: 1/14/2014 9:02:00 PM

    Enjoyed the write on Platonic relationships and congratulations on the fine win, Andrea

  1. Date: 1/14/2014 9:07:00 AM

    Andrea,a wonderful poem.Congratulations. great win.(: ) Jenish.

  1. Date: 6/15/2013 10:38:00 AM

    Andrea, A touching glimpse of this long lost friendship. Glad to have found this today on the "Top 100 Most Recent" HAve a great day :)

  1. Date: 6/12/2013 9:46:00 PM

    Ah the memories will never go away. A wonderful sonnet Andrea. love phyl

  1. Date: 6/5/2013 10:01:00 AM

    Is this a true story? If yes, I am so sorry. Love, daver

  1. Date: 5/30/2013 8:04:00 PM

    Very touching Andrea, the memories we cherish and hold dear to our heart, they never cease to exist, congrats xxx

  1. Date: 5/30/2013 6:46:00 AM

    I read this sonnet over and over, while listening to Bach's Suite for Solo Cello No. 1 in G Major, Prelude. Perfect music for a perfect sonnet. A very tasty treat Andrea.

  1. Date: 5/29/2013 12:32:00 AM

    WOW, you live in Madrid ? Cool,,, did you ever see a bull fight ?,,,, very romantic poem congrats on the win ;}

  1. Date: 5/28/2013 6:16:00 AM

    Wow Andrea what an emotional poem, loved it was a deservedly first place...Seren

  1. Date: 5/26/2013 8:42:00 AM

    ...Congrats, Andrea!! Very deserving of this win...

  1. Date: 5/26/2013 8:39:00 AM

    I was lost in the lines of this very tender, deeply emotional sonnet. Sad yet so beautiful, Andrea. And they say you never really lose someone you've truly loved... with fondness, gautami

  1. Date: 5/26/2013 3:29:00 AM

    Beautiful and sensitive. Andrea, thank you for it! :)

  1. Date: 5/25/2013 3:04:00 AM

    How sweet, Andrea...Congrats on your win with this lovely sonnet! It is so captivating...

  1. Date: 5/24/2013 11:44:00 PM

    How awesome he would feel when he read your poem one can only imagine! Great poem, wonderful dedication! Congrats Andrea, xx

  1. Date: 5/24/2013 7:15:00 PM

    So sad but so beautiful Andrea. Congratulations on your well deserve win. Warm Smiles, Connie

  1. Date: 5/24/2013 2:32:00 PM

    awww, such a sad but sweet write, my friend.

  1. Date: 5/24/2013 1:53:00 PM

    CONGRATS ANDREA... xool winning poem... PD

  1. Date: 5/24/2013 10:13:00 AM

    congrats on a great win Andrea

  1. Date: 5/24/2013 9:52:00 AM

    Wish you grand congratulation on your superb win. Loved always,bl

  1. Date: 5/24/2013 7:08:00 AM

    I too have memories like that. They sear themselves on our souls forever. Beautiful writing, Andrea. Congrats on your win. Lainie

  1. Date: 5/24/2013 1:45:00 AM

    Ow gee this beauty misted my sad and ahh so beautiful.One of my favourite of favoueites of yours going to my favs of course.

  1. Date: 5/24/2013 12:02:00 AM

    Congratulations on your win, Andrea. But how could you not win, with one of your lovely sonnets.- Red

  1. Date: 5/23/2013 10:17:00 PM

    An unbearable beautiful memory indeed shown on this very beautiful and stellar sonnet of yours my dear friend Andrea! I've enjoyed so much reading it today! Big heartfelt congratulations on your well-deserved top win! Big hugs too! love lots, Leonora

  1. Date: 5/23/2013 9:53:00 PM

    Quite the sonnet you have here, Andrea! Perfect actually! I think it must go to my favourites.

  1. Date: 5/23/2013 8:36:00 PM

    I wanna be loved by youuu.... You are such an incurable romantic, Andrea! Always uplifting to read one of your poems. Congratulations!

  1. Date: 5/23/2013 4:41:00 PM

    Congratulations on winning! I knew when I read this that it was a winner... Jack

  1. Date: 5/23/2013 4:15:00 PM

    Wonderful and beautiful......what a lovely story, Andrea! (I often wonder how many sonnets have you have such a wonderful collection, many others could have been chosen for this contest and won!!

  1. Date: 5/23/2013 3:40:00 PM

    This one brought my tears out...Andrea...I'm sure he also cried ...many times...Congratulations.