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Best One True Love Poems

Below are the all-time best One True Love poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of one true love poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member My One True Love
I want to wish you, Happy Birthday.
But, it's really quite a chore!
In the past, it was real easy,
but, it isn't anymore!

All those years we spent...

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Categories: one true love, death, love, love hurts,
Form: Rhyme



She Wept In Languished Moan
         She wept as they buried her one true love.
       ...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: one true love, bereavement,
Form: Quintain (English)
Sailors Follow
Those stars that sailors follow
Guiding less the sea to swallow

And the night seas black as tar
Beyond the wave a land afar

Halyards taught, blocks in tallow
Breezes...

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Categories: one true love, seastars,
Form: Heroic Couplets
Premium Member The Curious Moon
A young man leads his girlfriend to a tree
one sultry summer eve as night is looming.
the branches of the old oak form a canopy
under which...

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Categories: one true love, love, passion, romance,
Form: Quintain (English)
In The Moment

i wanted it...my God i wanted it

...but how do you do that...

                           ...

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Categories: one true love, philosophy,
Form: Free verse
A cyclical life
Here in the heavy depths of insolent woes,
We gesture and talk and waste our time,
Staking claim to each minute of our earthly life,
Running the hours...

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Categories: one true love, life, lovewords, metaphor, beauty, beauty, poetry,
Form: Sestina
Premium Member I Cannot Give Account
I can not give account of ways that I love you
For there’s no conscious thought to clothe the undefined
The boundless universe has left me not...

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Categories: one true love, relationship, romance, universe,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Death Of A Lancer
My one true love with eyes of sparkling blue
Our hearts as one it was our destiny
Heaven sent you for me and me for you
It would...

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Categories: one true love, death, horse, love, soldier, war,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Why Not Me
Why Not Me?                      ...

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Categories: one true love, loneliness, sad, sorrow,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member Obsession
Obsession

A letter to my secret love
The moment I first saw you
Was the most perfect day
A day I will forever cherish
The best day of my life
A...

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Categories: one true love, i love you,
Form: Sestina
Premium Member My Dearest Love - The Cinquain Style
~My  Dearest   Love ~
( Cinquain  Suite )



For you 
My  love  grows more
With  heart  so full  of...

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Categories: one true love, angel, beautiful, emotions, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Dearest Darling - The Cinquain Style
~ My  Dearest   Darling ~
(  Cinquain  Double )


Here just
Dreaming of you
Kissing  you, loving  you
'Neath full moon, stars, day,...

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Categories: one true love, angel, beautiful, emotions, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member on valentines day, I go
~~

past the creaking gate and down the long road
I weep at your cold stone grave
but love is eternal
I remember you brought me red roses
red roses...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: one true love, lost love,
Form: Kimo
Always in Vain

Many a day I’ve wished, through the futility of time,
That love’s immortality would come one day to be mine,
But each day that I’ve wished brings...

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Categories: one true love, anxiety, longing, love, love hurts,
Form: Romanticism
A Broken Road
A broken road
is the best road to travel
Full of anger
Full of fear

Broken roads
They hold 
Heartbreak
And insecurity

Broken roads 
Carry history
of things like missed opputinities
And rejection

All of...

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Categories: one true love, inspirational, travel,
Form: Sonnet
THE ECHO BEYOND
It was the impossible…to bid farewell
life asked too much of me
our lives had changed forever in Rome
you touched me with your smile
like a lightning bolt
I...

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Categories: one true love, lovelove, me,
Form: Free verse
Mere
Katelyn Kirkconnell
4-20-17

Mère

The way she combs her fingers through her hair is captivating;
She always checks herself in the mirror before work to make sure her hair’s...

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Categories: one true love, care, for her, i love you,
Form: Free verse
Enrico's Serenade
Like a morning breeze, 
dear, I come to you
with a soft caress, 
to hold you in my arms
forevermore.

Take me in your mind,
tell me you love...

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Categories: one true love, love, music, song-me, longing, love, me,
Form: Lyric
The Poet's Curse
There was magic in the poet's quill
For whatever he wrote came true
A man who could write the future
And change the past if he wanted to

He...

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© Larry Belt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: one true love, fantasyworld,
Form: Rhyme
My Baby, My Love
My baby, I love you
My baby, I love everything about you...
My love is eternal
My love for you is neverending!

Though I may complain
And act childish at...

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Categories: one true love, devotion, introspection, love, me, love, may,
Form: Free verse
3 Months
It took only two seconds to realise what would become 
A friendship.
Only if it could have lasted.
It seemed we couldn't be separated,
Everyday we spent together.
Then
I...

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Categories: one true love, friendship, sad,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Jealous games
Jealous games

You walked in, 
with those high heels...
and everyone,
watched you as you walked

Your little black dress,
fit you 
oh so tight...
attention was what you got

You stared...

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Categories: one true love, betrayal, break up, love hurts, pain,
Form: Lyric
Reflected Needs Untouched....
Lady fair...my fairmaiden
I picture you in your bedchamber
facing your vanity contemplating
the sad beauty,of raven locks
glinting emerald eyes,which cry
only within',as no tears are
to be seen on...

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Categories: one true love, adventure, imagination, love, self, self,
Form: Free verse
Skeletons and Clouds
Clouds burst the day in shards of sorrow 
blowing the beauty from all sight 
I am trying something new today 
regret will always follow the...

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Categories: one true love, rain, solitude, weather,
Form: Free verse
You Catch me
I cannot get to sleep, yet I dream.
Bond to forever weep, this life can't redeem.
Pictures of you, flood through my mind.
Helping me make it through,...

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Categories: one true love, depression, loss, love, sad, teenlove, me,
Form: Rhyme