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The List
by Joy L. Hale
Tuesday, May 10, 2011
Rated "G" by the Author.
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I sought... and found... 28 years ago. The list I made is now a fond memory and a poem for all to enjoy.


 

I once was double
But now I'm one
I'm ready to start over
And I've just begun

I'll make a list
Of the traits I desire
The perfect man
Who will light my
fire

He must be kind,
Gentle and true
A man of faith
To name a few

Singles parties,
The bar scene
Are not my style
I'll stay true to my list
And just wait awhile

I look for you everywhere
A man-searching spree
You may be looking also...
Perhaps you'll find me.

Joy Hale
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Reviewed by Amor Sabor
You do not settle for anything less
but the perfect fit who is the best
you know he stands above all the rest
simply because with you he is blessed
Amor
Reviewed by Regis Auffray
I'm with you on your "desired attributes," Joy. Thank you. Love and best wishes,

Regis
Reviewed by JMS Bell
THESE ARE THINGS ONE HAS TO BE WILLING TO WAIT TO FIND IN THAT SPECIAL GUY... AND WHENEVER YOU GET THE TIME, MY FRIEND, I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW HOW YOUR 'SEARCH' TURNED OUT. LOVE, BLESSINGS AND FAITH...JOYCE * HIS INSPIRATIONS
Reviewed by D. Vegas
Joy, Very well done with results yet.
Always,
Deborah
Reviewed by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
Love this one Joy my friend really needs to read this one I think!!! If you dont mind ill have to show it to her sometime!!!
In Christs Love
Michelle~
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge Poetess Of The Heart
No doubt your paths will cross
Reviewed by ANNA CLOUTIER (Reader)
JOY, WRITTEN STRAIGHT FROM THE HEART..WHEN WE WAIT LONG ENOUGH OUR DREAMS BECOME A REALITY. KEEP GOING MY DEAR FRIEND, ANNA
Reviewed by Richard King
Nicely done Joy, First question. So how did it work out?

Second question. 28 years later, any changes to the list?

I like digging back through some of my earlier stuff. This looks like it was a fun journey.

Thanks Dick
Reviewed by George Dominguez
Hi Joy! Wonderful poem. Desire to fire WOW! Very well written. THE WISE OLD OWL LOVES this.
Reviewed by Phillip William Allen
Great words of desire.
Reviewed by Chantilly Lace (Reader)
Lovely writing indeed sweet lady...Hugsss
Reviewed by Annabel Sheila
Loved this! Wonderful lyrical lilt to your poem, Joy! Great job!

Anna
Reviewed by Mr. Ed
May your list be completed.
Reviewed by John Flanagan
Hope springs eternal, Joy,
and i never deny its virtues
...nor do you in this uplifting poem;
you've set the bar high but why not
strive for quality and real commitment?

John
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo
Awwww, how sweet and romantic...

Be always safe,
Karen
Reviewed by Vivian Dawson
And Kind and Gentle he will be,
for Lady Joy could attract No other!
So full of charm and grace...herself.

Lady Vivian
Reviewed by Christine Tsen
What a beautiful sweet piece of poetry!
Yes, that is the ultimate list :)
Blessings,
Christine
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton (Reader)
"I look for you everywhere"

Except singles parties and the bar scene.

"He must be kind,
Gentle and true
A man of faith"

All this kinda narrows down the search, but worth it if you find what you desire. Of course these men who come off as kind and gentle and true, sometimes changes after they say I do.

Good luck, I hope he is out there for you.
Reviewed by Laura Fall
Lovely writing indeed Laura
Reviewed by James Johnston
Oh woe is me
For things I don't see
Had I found you first
Would have saved your thirst

Would have shortened your list
Had I not have missed
This gift of life
Just to make you my wife

Joy, this is tongue-in-cheek so please don't be upset! I enjoyed "The List" as I enjoy all your works. Just keep me your friend on FaceBook and in real life.

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