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Best Abelard Poems

Below are the all-time best Abelard poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of abelard poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Heloise on Abelard
These barren walls
Keep me chaste
Vows of silence
Diminish nothing of wanton passions of the past
Days in silence, looking upwards to God
Thoughts linger, to where true love...

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Categories: abelard, beauty, history, love, me,
Form: Light Verse



Premium Member In the Aftermath of Love and Tragedy: Heloise and Abelard
"Then there is no more left but this, that
in our doom the sorrow yet to come shall be no less 
than the love we two...

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Categories: abelard, love, sad, love, moon,
Form: Triolet
Premium Member A Legendary Love

A legendary tale of love I know
about two very brilliant people who
were soul mates living centuries ago.
They shared much hardship but their love stayed true.
Truth...

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Categories: abelard, love,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member The Last Waltz
La dernière valse

From the skies
Clouds fall upon my dreams
I am up high, away from it all
I am far, but my tears still fall
I stand up...

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Categories: abelard, grave, heart, longing, love,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member She Lived Without
As though she were a moon in sky of nights unstarred;
as though a silent, untouched plain was Heloise
when parted from the one who'd been her...

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Categories: abelard, lost love, passion
Form: Enclosed Rhyme



Premium Member The Poets Duel
The Poets Duel


I consider myself the poet
Of historic love affairs
Not the Romeo and Juliette’s we all know
The ones mirrored in lesser history of lore
Like Heloise...

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Categories: abelard, christian, deep, fairy, humorous,
Form: Free verse
Challenge... Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Tribute.
Ice covered ponds and snow covered beaches
Lost memories of Clemintine,
Rush back to me at once
As I listen to this tape...
Rewind, and listen again
It seems that...

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Categories: abelard, art, lost love, people,
Form: I do not know?
Fulbert's Revenge
You have been influential company
since you came from your town in Brittany.
You possess prowess in philosophy,
and are next to none in theology.
Your presence is a...

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Categories: abelard, history,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Eternally Together
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Fate brought them together, at the blush of her youth 
A devout, gifted rosebud, of wit, charm,  and intelligence
The theologian charmed her, and gave...

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Categories: abelard, love, love,
Form: Quintain (English)
Shakespeare's Name Blame Game
A Capulet named Juliette
Exclaimed to her ardent beau,
"You're not to blame Montagu's your name.
By its nature, a rose's aroma is sweet,
Though in nomenclature it be...

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Categories: abelard, for her, for him,
Form: Light Verse