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Christmas Relationship Poems | Christmas Poems About Relationship

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Details | Epic |

Pledge of love and loyalty

This pledge that l,Ntando, make today serves
as my guideline that I shall follow
happily, ungrudgingly and tirelessly
for the sake of our love life.
Indeed l am well aware of the fact that
the beauty of this pledge does not only lie
in word alone but in action as well.

For that reason in every season
I shall show steadfast commitment
to the implementation of this pledge
with a great deal of astuteness.
I therefore commit myself to be your
devoted and delivering husband for
all the years l shall live with you
on this earth.

I shall treat you with the love and care
you deserve as my wife.
Indeed l shall treat you with
the distinction and dignity
that is befitting of the queen of my heart.
That body, that bone, that breath
shall be my mine to treasure,
for sure;
a dearness to promote and protect
for dear life…and love!
I shall stand by and with you in all the
situations of our life.
If the situation demands that we sail,
sail we shall together.
If the situation demands that we
climb we shall together.

I know very well what l am getting into:
I am getting into a marriage that is
overflowing with blessings.
This marriage- with our mutual
will stand the test of time.
I know very well what I am getting into:
I am getting into a relationship that
brims over with a transforming power
of love.

This marriage-with our
mutual commitment –
will transform naivety into maturity
troubles into challenges
pretence into practice
pride into progress
bachelorship into companionship.
I pledge to be your steward and partner
for all times.

I shall value the consultations
and decisions that we make as
husband and wife.
As head of the family I shall do nothing


to derail our love train for anything else
least of all for personal and selfish reasons.
Now and forever

I am your lawful and loving husband…
This pledge that l, Nothando, make today serves
as my guideline that I shall follow
happily, ungrudgingly and tirelessly
for the sake of our love life.
Indeed I am well aware of the fact that
the beauty of this pledge does not only
lie in pronouncements but in practice
as well.

For this reason every season
I shall demonstrate untiring love
and loyalty to you;
a love and a loyalty that is a living
embodiment of our marriage vows.
I therefore commit myself to be your
honouring, supportive and loving wife
for all the years l shall live with you.
I shall treat you with the love and care
that you deserve as my husband.
Indeed I shall treat you with
the dignity and nobility that is befitting
of the king of my heart.
On my mind it is always fresh
that I am the flesh of your flesh.
Green or grown

I am the bone of your bone.
I know very well what I am getting into:
I am getting into a relationship that
elevates me into a kingdom of wifehood.
I shall endevour to put my family first
with all the rights, obligations
and privileges that come with wifehood.
I shall endevour to wipe off and ward off
loneliness and lostness from our relationship,
seeking nothing but your companionship;
banking on your stewardship,
sinking together any hardship.
Since you are mine
I shall not do anything else to undermine
our relationship for personal
or egotistical
Now and forever
I am your lawful and loving wife…

Copyright © Ndaba Sibanda | Year Posted 2012

Details | Light Poetry |


I was just trying to remember the past
 trying to remember the good people
 and the bad people,
 that i came across on my way,

i want you to know
that you are among the good people
 that left a good trace in my life,

once again i just want to say thank you
for passing through my life,
is so short but is wonderful
i want you here forever.

Copyright © VICTOR BUN | Year Posted 2012

Details | Couplet |

Under the Christmas Tree

Under the festive Christmas tree
Down there we lie, just you and me

The lights have dimmed, but candles blaze
In tranquil night, my arm you graze

I lie still in this quiet night
Passion shines there, in your eyes bright

Your lips, they warm me with a smile
You let it nestle for a while

The colored lights on our tree blink
How do they know, I'm on the brink?

And then you love me, sweet delight
All else just blurs away from sight

No one to witness this exchange
As your hands play emotion's range

The fire gives that added glow
I am adored, and this I know

This Christmas, love has been reborn
As new vows by our lips are sworn

You touch my hair and plant a kiss
Under the tree, I taste sheer bliss

Eileen Manassian

Copyright © Eileen Manassian | Year Posted 2014

Details | Lyric |

12 days of kiss-mas

On the 12th day of kiss-mass my true love sent to me
12 dirty undies
11 socks a stinking
10 shoes a humming
9 shirts for pressing
8 trousers 
7 days of take-out boxes
6 flagons of beer
5 D V D's
4 mischievous children
3 dozen wine bottles
2 ex partners
and an engagement ring under the tree

Copyright © Anna-Marie Docherty | Year Posted 2012

Details | Rhyme |


Childhood should ideally be packed full
Of giggles and hugs and good times at school.
But not all childhoods are walks in the park.
Some's starting years are tragic and dark.

Sometimes the parents are just not able
To make everything so loving or stable.
And the ones we lean on are shockingly small
They live in our homes and cushion the fall.

Because not all monsters are under the bed
And not all fear is just in your head.
Friends understand a that or a this
But nothing replaces a bro or a sis!

Holidays are beautiful when shared with others
Especially a slew of sisters or brothers.
To all of the siblings, but especially mine
You are what polishes my Christmas-time shine!

Copyright © Cindi Rockwell | Year Posted 2015

Details | Narrative |

Christmas Spirit

I felt it in the warm touch of the one I love;
she danced to the tunes of "Jingle Bells",
as her dress circled in the air. She looked
like a Christmas tree in her flower dress,
and the happiness that was glowing in her.
As a child eagerly finds a branch to add 
a Christmas card, I placed my palm 
on her chest, to listen to what her heart
was telling my heart, 
in the Christmas night....

Copyright © Teddy Kimathi | Year Posted 2016

Details | ekphrasis |



I dodged a bullet two weeks ago
In that shopping mall
A bullet, caramel skinned; moisturized
That almost left a sister’s chest
Spurting red spots everywhere

I dodged this fine looking bullet
That went three sixty degrees 
Around my waistline
I sang praises, I almost rocked that Mic
Check check

I dodged a bullet…
Yes! I dodged a fine one
Six feet two inches; got me high
Fine smelling cologne, I took a whiff
Six packs front layered;
I scrolled through, page after page
In my fantasy
Oh my!

I dodged it sister; yes I dodged a bullet in hours
It challenged my hormones
They militated against my sense of reasoning
I gave a silent scream for help
My eyes coated in surprise
My hands, still… 
My prize,  a bullet? 

That bullet almost shot through me
Between Africa and Jamaica
It's warmth sent me down that sofa
Attention! my twin babies saluted

That voice, those eyes
A combination of soul and jazz soothing the soul
Soft and inviting, tempting;
Sent shivers down my spine
They slung a leash around me
But I had to dodge that bullet
On the last five days before New Year's Eve

Neofloetry (c)2013.

Copyright © Edwina Aleme | Year Posted 2013

Details | Lyric |

Christmas Wrapped

I know I woke you
Sorry to call so late
I just wanted....to wish you
The warmest of holidays

I was sitting here thinking
As these  tree lights were blinking
Of that drafty old house
On the farm

And that Christmas
With us.......
Wrapped in each other's arms

So tell me.....if you
Think that I'm out of line
But something....told me
You'd be alone tonight

And if I came over
Then we'd both have a shoulder
What could be.......
The harm..........

If we spent
Wrapped in each other's arms

So let's spend
Wrapped in each other's arms

Protected by copyright
All rights reserved

Copyright © Chuck Melugin | Year Posted 2015

Details | Rhyme |

Don't Open My Heart Till Christmas

Honey we had some hard times
Baby I mean some lean times
So sugar on this holiday all I can offer you
Is my heart packaged, wrapped and address to you

But Baby
Don't open my heart till Christmas
Don't love me tell then
Because I don't have anything to give you
Except all the love I have within

Now now baby I better go
No fair standing beneath the mistletoe
I can't kiss you now
But on Christmas Wow Oh Wow!

Santa Claus we won't need
To put presents under the tree
Because if we wait you'll see
Jingle jangle woo woo wee wee

Now I've been a good boy
I know you've been good too
So just wait till Christmas
And we can cross us off our wish list

So Sweetie
Don't open my heart till Christmas
Don't love me till then
Because I don't have anything to give you
Except all the love I have within

Oops that mistletoe
Santa will never know
Besides we always did presents on Christmas eve
Ho Ho Ho
Very Merry Christmas

Copyright © Fritz Purdum | Year Posted 2014

Details | Rhyme |

Good News

I have good news this Christmas! 
Christ abides within me.
Nothing done by anyone 
can shake that reality.

They removed the commandments 
to do their part ,
but He hid them beyond reach 
 deep in my heart.

They allow murder of those yet unborn,
 some selfish twisted plan.
But the Author of life knows each heart 
before Him all will stand.

They cry Marriage is what it's not
condoning a life that way,
But the truth is the truth forever
no matter what they say ,
The only true marriage is between he and she ,
words cannot take that away.

I have good news this Christmas, 
for if Christ abides within, 
His transforming work is beyond man's reach 
offering cool garden walks again.

Copyright © Jack Eldridge | Year Posted 2016

Details | Blank verse |

What would you like for Christmas

"What would you like for Christmas?" he'd asked
But I couldn't tell him "A good nights sleep,
A bit of help around the house,
Maybe putting your dirty washing in the bin."
That would imply resentment was running deep,
And I'm not resentful, I'm really not.

But with washing and cleaning and feeding the kids
Ferrying to nursery, swimming, dancing,
Shopping and cooking and a part-time job,
I am so exhausted, I just can't think.

And then there's Christmas itself;
The cards to buy and write and post,
The presents to wrap and hide from the kids,
The food to plan and cook
Incorporating of course everyone's dietary needs.
I love Christmas , I realy do. I'm just so tired.

So I reply, "Just some perfume would be nice,
What would you like love?".
"A good nights sleep would be great!" he replies.

Copyright © Terry Clothier | Year Posted 2013

Details | Free verse |

Letter to Santa, Christmas 1995

Dear Santa,
It's almost a year now since the pain came to stay,
I do not know how to react anymore - 
he was here
but now no longer...
Is it possible that tears of long ago can still stain the present heart?
That a lonely soul can still fight back the rivers filled with yearning
that want to carve pathways down a happy face?
Oh, to see and touch him
for just one more time - 
to hold and cherish
the innocence 
and to say just once more
I love you...
But time and fate 
play tricks on me and ensnare me in their games - 
Christmastime, memorytime
glimpses of the past
grappling with the future.
Family and friends gather around
to celebrate the birth of a king - 
but all I do is remember the death of a prince... a royal gypsy... my love...
All I know is what I feel
and what I feel is full of doubt - 
sadness casts a dark shadow over the light
but somewhere I catch the glimmer of a smile
teaching me to look through the dark storm
and guiding me towards the gate - 
a threshold of greater things that will illuminate and enlighten my path;
Yet I still hesitate to sense and experience the emotion of the Season.
'Tis the season to be jolly - 
so help me, please... 
Yours truly,
Copyright Deon J.H. Burger 2014

Copyright © Deon Burger | Year Posted 2016

Details | Prose Poetry |















Copyright © Jerry Wells | Year Posted 2017