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Best Vows Poems

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


Hidden Beauty
Hidden beauty resides not in the grace like charms
Of coy smiles 
Painted across a gentle Madonnas face.
Nor is she vested within the chastened vows
Of saintly...

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Categories: vows, beauty,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member The Swan
The Swan 

Feathers floating in the wind
Perform in slow motion,
Each drift into the shadows of yesterday
She is not me -- She is not you!

A theme,...

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Categories: vows, beautiful, romantic, wife,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Time Traveler - A Visual Art Poem
POTD 6th Sept 2019

When the dawn kisses the dew on all thing that grow
and that first melancholy thought, ponderous and low
questions any relevant notions to...

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Categories: vows, romantic, science fiction,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member A Prince for Roseanne
A long long time ago there lived a king.
His lovely daughter he’d give anything.

She walked about, jewels dripping from each hand,
talking down to all, thinking...

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Categories: vows, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Her Grace, Soft As The Silence Of Morn's Falling Dew - a collaboration with Robert and Teppo

Her romantic letters, birth as heart pure and true 
supported deep vows we both swore to be held to.
Her grace, soft as the silence of...

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Categories: vows, appreciation, beauty, loss, passion,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member The Invitation
December 25th-  The Christmas Wedding

Head-to-head,
Surrounded by seasonal silver bells
Scarlet passionate pink poinsettias sit
Foliage scenery 
Entwined by Christmas and Wedding bliss
Frosty winter weather warmed up...

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Categories: vows, anger, celebration, christmas, december,
Form: Epic
The Philosopher
*Based on Plato's Allegory of the Cave

Numb fists with bloody wrists 
chained to crumbling walls.
Glazed eyes that never spy 
a single truth or fault.
Dim light...

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Categories: vows, metaphor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Price of Free Will
Medicine Hat Appaloosa
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Remember free will too has been gifted,
with freedom allied to fate's fickle choice.
Tendered words uttered still..now uplifted, 
God provides each one a life...

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Categories: vows, 6th grade, earth, god,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Dear Gustav
Oh ...

Gustav, how you pique the senses
          Captured passion's plural tenses

Lovers twined in percale folds
 ...

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Categories: vows, art, beauty, history, humanity,
Form: Ekphrasis
Premium Member With Divining Heart I Could Have Foreseen
With Divining Heart I Could Have Foreseen

With true divining heart I could have seen
little ripples of thy deep discontent.
My heart a meadow, once lush and...

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Categories: vows, art, break up, growing
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Last breath of sunset
Royal blue sky scattered sapphire clouds
On horizon embroidered in navy blue attire
Summoned by the onset of marigold sun 
Emitting amber gold on tuscan yellow fire
Where...

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Categories: vows, heartbreak, sunset,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Her Grace, Soft As The Silence Of Morn's Falling Dew
Her Grace, Soft As The Silence Of Morn's Falling Dew
 
Her romantic letters, birth as heart pure and true 
supported deep vows we both swore...

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Categories: vows, appreciation, art, beautiful, love,
Form: Rhyme
An Eternity II
And I begin my own steep climb into 
The Chalkland Downs              ...

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Categories: vows, betrayal, , memorial,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A yarn of sunshine
"I've got sunshine" 

TANKA~ 1
This heavyweight wind
jiggles the chimes limbs hanging
sensitively 
a thousand sound waves invade 
visible radiation
~~~~~

TANKA~ 2
Dark moonlight tempest
blunders off the mountain top
a...

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Categories: vows, allusion, desire, earth day,
Form: Tanka
You Are A Thorn, Born Deep In My Heart
Your are a thorn, born deep in my heart
   The prick that sticks me with each breath taken
A tether, whether I want to...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: vows, pain,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Art - Anne-Louis Girodet
Description of The Funeral of Atala (Funérailles d'Atala or Atala au tombeau), 1808, Louvre

I sauntered through the Louvre, observing art.
One painting struck me for its...

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Categories: vows, art,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Two Roses
On our wedding he gave a crystal rose
Flowering forever, enrobed in glass
Ballerina's grace in delicate pose
Guardianship of tradition, of class

Witness of first years, of paper,...

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Categories: vows, flower, husband, i love
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Ancient Hero, Firm And Honorable Til Death
I am very pleased to present a fourth collaboration, this time in rhyme
with my dear friend Lawrence Sharp, a truly exceptional poet. 
.
Thank you, Lawrence,...

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Categories: vows, art, inspirational,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Dancing In Horror With Fate In Blackest Abyss Collaboration with Kurt Ravidas
Dancing In Horror With Fate In Blackest Abyss
Collaboration with Kurt Ravidas

I walk mountain storm, step out to cut deep its edge
forever tempting that fall from...

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Categories: vows, art, dark, evil, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme
Dancing In Horror With Fate In Blackest Abyss Collaboration with Robert J Lindley
Dancing In Horror With Fate In Blackest Abyss 
Collaboration with Robert J. Lindley 

I walk mountain storm, step out to cut deep its edge
forever tempting...

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Categories: vows, dark, death, love,
Form: Rhyme
To the Moon
Moon in show, tell me tonight, of wonders you’ve seen
In your light of white sheen, histories unfolded
Your circle formed the ring, which howled to you...

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Categories: vows, moon,
Form: Alexandrine
Premium Member She That Love Satisfied And I Would Die To Please
(1.)
As Eager Sun Rose, Rewarding Its First Bright Gifts

As dawn woke, uttering shining of its first rays
Night's darkest veil vanished into whispering winds
Rooster's clear crow,...

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Categories: vows, art, desire, devotion, life,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member To Kiss Each Morn, Color Outside The Lines
To Kiss Each Morn, Color Outside The Lines

Once each day brought, only torturous pain
as dull axe, slow cutting against hard grain
Dawn cast shadows that this...

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Categories: vows, art, heart, heartbreak, memory,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Promises and Wishes
Wishing Well by Juke55 @ Deviant Art



I circle from pale to shade,
countless steps
around the abandoned well.
Wasted wishes rest 
in dried-up depths, 
we perish
in its hollows....

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Categories: vows, betrayal, feelings, heartbroken, trust,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member to war, from youth
* I'm not sure I'm finished with this ... but for now. *

            ...

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Categories: vows, war,
Form: Epic