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No Pictures In The Picture Frames

No pictures in the picture frames They just hang lonely on the wall There's no fire in the firplace No footsteps in the hall . Don't know when it happened Know it wasn't just yesterday As we were growing older Our love seemed to slip away! . When I would reach out for you In hopes that you still cared But no matter what I did or said You were distant - just not there! . They say one can see the future Just by looking in their past Should have paid more attention Would have known this wouldn't last . Now someday in the future I will fill again those empty frames Build a fire in that fireplace To see once again its flames . I know that I will hear once more Footsteps echoing down my hall Finding joy and happiness With a new love after all . I don't know if that's my future But I know that I shall try When I give my love to someone else I'll be aware of yesterdays gone by

Copyright © | Year Posted 2012




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Date: 8/16/2012 5:26:00 AM
A warm welcome to PoetrySoup I offer to you today Donald. I wish for you the best in your writing endeavors whatever they may be. Hoping you find even more inspiration by reading some of the poetry written here by other poets. May the sun shine on you that you might find great joy in your life. Love, Carol
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Date: 8/15/2012 10:14:00 PM
Donald, sometimes love is better the second time around,,or third... removing pictures is always hard for me... xox~PD
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