I Loved You Once

Cropped Small Red Rose

Cropped Small Red Rose (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

I loved you once
When we were young
You were the poet
The song unsung
I barely knew
What we’d begun
Before our time was done

I loved you then
I’d love you now
If all our history
We’d avow
But where begin
I know not how
Defeated I withdraw and bow

I’ll love you yet
Some future life
Where loss and lies
Are not so rife
When hearts bleed not
From sharp blade knife
You’ll be the husband, I the wife

(c) Helen Valentina 2013, All Rights Reserved

About helenvalentina

Like most people, I have a number of sides to me. The most interesting one probably emerges through my writing, hence this blog. I love to read, and also to write, and so this is a way to share both.
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12 Responses to I Loved You Once

  1. Ray says:

    Wow…. what a plea… a cry…. a hope. Sad.

  2. Elia Bintang says:

    Sad but written so beautifully…

  3. Rowan Taw says:

    This really has personal meaning for me…beautiful.

  4. Skye says:

    Morning tears…..sniff sniff……beautiful, Sis!!

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