AuthorsDen.com   Join Free! | Login    
   Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  Patricia Garber, iJ. Joy Matthews Alford - Sistah Joy, iGlen Schulz, iWendy Laing, isandrea mosses, iT. Cline, iSky Purington, i

  Home > Romance > Poetry
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

P-M Terry Lamar

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Articles
· Poetry
· Stories
· 33 Titles
· 113 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Nov, 2006

P-M Terry Lamar, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
Dressage (The Horse Library
by Betty Bolte

A concise history of the equine discipline of dressage (training). Contains profile of Bronze Gold Medalist Michelle Gibson. Middle-school audience and above...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Without You
by P-M Terry Lamar
Saturday, May 05, 2007
Rated "G" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Follow
Recent poems by P-M Terry Lamar
•  Father - Reconciliation
•  Morning Routine
•  Young Soldier Weeping
•  Firelight
•  The Glimpse
           >> View all 6

I wrote this for Tony, who at the time was my fiance. We read the words together at our wedding - back in 1985. We're still married.

It seems a little corny now, but it brought tears to people's eyes back at the wedding.


 


 



If you are the music, then I am the words
without you I lack beauty and harmony.

If you are the words, then I am the music
without you I lack meaning.

If you are the sunset, then I am the clouds
without you I lack colour.

If you are the clouds, then I am the sunset
without you my colours escape all eyes.

If you are the waves, then I am the ocean
without you I lack direction.


If you are the ocean, then I am the waves
without you I am not !


                  Copyright TerryPM 1984
 



Want to review or comment on this poem?
Click here to login!


Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!


Reviewed by Jerry Engler 4/12/2008
That ain't corn, it's true love. And, if you insist that it's corn, at least its sweet corn. Looks a little like Paul McCartney, don't you think? From this standpoint, that's good, even if it's corny. Hey, I liked it, Terry. You got me to playing with it, and usually that's good--beautiful, just like the others said in better ways than me....Jerry
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 4/5/2008
it is beautiful--the most beautiful is the fact that you are still together!
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 5/26/2007
It is lovely. Thank you for sharing it. Best wishes to you both. Love and peace,

Regis
Reviewed by Taylor Ryan 5/24/2007
No way is this corny Terry...it's beautiful. What could be more special than a gift of words from the heart. In my opinion, there is something extra special in the love of a poet.
xo Taylor
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 5/12/2007
Terry,

Beautiful. And congratulations!

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Jean Pike 5/6/2007
A gorgeous poem, Terry, I can see why it made people cry. How wonderful that the words are still true more than twenty years after you wrote them. A testimony to the fact that marriage can survive in this day and age. (And I might add, your Tony is a most handsome fellow!)
Reviewed by Karen Cino 5/5/2007
As much as you think it is corny now, I find it to be heart warming and filled with love. The imagery is a prism, full of color and light. What you two shared in 1985 seems to still be alive in 2007.

Karen
Reviewed by E. Farrand 5/5/2007
Very nice. You two are lucky to have found each other. True soulmates, judging by these words.
Popular Poetry (Romance)
  1.  Forbidden Love
  2.  When Love Dies
  3.  Tonight
  4.  Don't Hurry Sundown...
  5.  needful things
  6.  The Taste Of Love
  7.  Affectueux
  8.  No Longer Afraid...
  9.  Whisker Burns
  10.  Finger Me Gently

Lovely Little Liar by Gloria Gay

Abigail Westcoate struggles to survive after being jilted at the altar and losing her income...  
BookAds by Silver, Gold and Platinum Members

Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.