Famous Relationship Poems by Famous Poets

These are examples of famous Relationship poems written by well-known modern and classical poets. PoetrySoup is a great educational poetry resource of famous relationship poems.

These examples illustrate what a famous relationship poem looks like and its form, scheme, or style (where appropriate). The poems may also contain the word 'relationship'.

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by Estep, Maggie
 FUCK ME
I'm all screwed up so
FUCK ME.

FUCK ME
and take out the garbage
feed the cat and FUCK ME
you can do it, I know you can.

FUCK ME
and theorize about
Sado Masochism's relationship
to...Read More
by Frost, Robert
 A governor it was proclaimed this time, 
When all who would come seeking in New Hampshire 
Ancestral memories might come together. 
And those of the name Stark gathered in...Read More
by Plath, Sylvia
 I shall never get out of this! There are two of me now:
This new absolutely white person and the old yellow one,
And the white person is certainly the superior...Read More
by Rilke, Rainer Maria
 Ignorant before the heavens of my life,
I stand and gaze in wonder. Oh the vastness
of the stars. Their rising and descent. How still.
As if I didn't exist. Do I...Read More
by Duhamel, Denise
 They decide to exchange heads.
Barbie squeezes the small opening under her chin 
over Ken's bulging neck socket. His wide jaw line jostles
atop his girlfriend's body, loosely,
like one of those...Read More
by Rilke, Rainer Maria
 As once the winged energy of delight
carried you over childhood's dark abysses,
now beyond your own life build the great
arch of unimagined bridges.

Wonders happen if we can succeed
in passing through...Read More
by Nemerov, Howard
 Who can remember back to the first poets, 
The greatest ones, greater even than Orpheus? 
No one has remembered that far back 
Or now considers, among the artifacts, 
And...Read More
by Nemerov, Howard
 Two universes mosey down the street
Connected by love and a leash and nothing else.
Mostly I look at lamplight through the leaves
While he mooches along with tail up and snout...Read More
by Masters, Edgar Lee
 All they said was true:
I wrecked my father's bank with my loans
To dabble in wheat; but this was true --
I was buying wheat for him as well,
Who couldn't margin...Read More
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