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True Love

I tried to write in rhyme
Of nights I’ve spent awake
Weaning my infant love
Humming a silent lullaby

I took my ball point pen
And jotted down your name
In the space of an hour and a half
begging the letters to come

Every letter I wrote spelt love
And every pause, a prayer
That those who love
Should rhyme in love.

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  1. Date: 9/19/2013 7:01:00 AM
    enjoyed reading!!!!!!

  1. Date: 8/14/2013 12:08:00 PM
    Lovely poem!!!!!!!!!!! enjoyed it to a great extent.......im a sucker for love poems..AWSUM :)

    Kithinji Avatar Gerald Kithinji
    Date: 8/14/2013 12:42:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    There are several others over there- all4u. Thanks for the visit.
  1. Date: 8/3/2013 5:53:00 AM
    Ahhh!!! Romantic work..Thanks for the visit to my work and the comment in French?..I think that I understand..You said that it is finished and that you really liked it..Sara

    Kithinji Avatar Gerald Kithinji
    Date: 8/3/2013 5:58:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    I wanted to say...really? Why not continue in that vein. Thank you for visiting and leaving a sweet word.