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Tears That Cleanse
by Lew Duffey

Monday, May 29, 2006
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Love is Eternal. Love can best be received by first giving it away. Love is like a seed that once it is placed in the soil grows into a wonderful flower. Love overcomes all.


Tears that Cleanse


 


She smiled but I could see in her eyes


A glassy stare and brimming tears


The fact that she smiles was no surprise


It was the tears she shed the cultured my fears.


“How may I help you,” I begged of her then.


In spite of her pain she gave me a smile.


She said very quietly, “I know not where to begin.”


Our love has been a growing together quite a while


But I fear that it cannot overcome the test of time


For as we grow older we find life slip away


It gives no clue, no rhythm or rhyme.


We will be parted I know not what day


However I still get the blues, yes I do


Because we will be parted and I won’t have you.


I held her and comforted her as best as I could


I assured her that our love is a love carved in wood


And that even from beyond my very own grave


There would be a private road of gold that we now pave


With each kiss we kiss and each hug that we give.


Our love will surely forever continue to live


Long after our flesh has turned cold we will Love


That love was given to each of us by God up above.

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Reviewed by Gwen Dickerson 6/21/2006
Heartfelt and beautiful poetry! Well done, Lew!
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 6/2/2006
Sounds like the "real thing," Lewis. Thank you for sharing. Love and peace,

Regis
Reviewed by Jane Rodway 5/29/2006
A real beauty, very romantic and sweet.
Reviewed by Chanti Niven 5/29/2006
A wonderful poem of love and hope. Beautiful!
Chanti
Reviewed by richard cederberg 5/29/2006
L.I.F.E.
Living In Forward Expectancy of once again being reunited with those we love.

Very touching
Richard
Reviewed by Marguerite Lemoine 5/29/2006
So very true - If you are true to each other, love will grow.
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