Poem about long lasting marriage
Wait for Me: And Other Poems About the Irritations and Consolations of a Long Marriage by Judith ViorstThe legendary author of Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day turns her attention to marriage in a collection of poems that explores the peeves and pleasures of a long marriage...and what lies beyond.
Judith Viorst began publishing poetry in the 1960s in New York magazine, and since then, her works have celebrated life’s milestones with wit and poignancy. Married for fifty-five years, she now casts a rueful, experienced eye on the amusing annoyances and deep satisfactions of a long marriage...and what a couple must inevitably confront together.
Enriched by Stephen Campbell’s charming, full-color illustrations, this touching, wise, and funny book will surely bring a smile of recognition to anyone who has been in a long marriage. A wonderful gift for a parent, a grandparent, or your own eternal someone, Wait for Me is a celebration of the lasting power of married love.
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I studied poetry undergrad and briefly in grad school. So when the time came to court a new beau, whip up a valentine, or give a heartfelt speech, I was always ready with a bounty of words that gave me goose bumps. Plus, there were some serious contemporary gems missing. Variation on the Word Sleep. I would like to watch you sleeping. I would like to watch you, sleeping.
Let me not to the marriage of true minds Admit impediments. Love is not love Which alters when it alteration finds, Or bends with the remover to remove.
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After the loss of his wife, a year-old veteran from Hampshire, UK, wrote a tear-inducing poem about the loneliness he faces without her that he read on Radio 5 live, a British Broadcasting Corporation station. Bob Lowe, who was on air promoting a helpline for isolated older people, The Silver Line , says, "My wife died 3 months ago after 65 years of marriage, but more to the point, 72 years since we first kissed. Lowe starts off the heart-wrenching poem by describing how he spends his days searching for ways to occupy his time. Are you crying yet? If not, you might start now: At the very end of the piece, Lowe recounts something that his wife said to him long ago about being together even after their time on earth ends. Type keyword s to search.
They say love is light. I think they do. I might have heard that in a Subaru commercial. The point is that I see your light right now. And I had a long day. And I have to get up early tomorrow.