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When you love someone you can't be with, the memories are usually all you have. Memories can be so beautiful. They leave us with warm feelings and believing that someday our dreams will come true.

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Robert C.
Looking for a poem as an introduction for a speech at a wedding reception. This was GREAT.
Joni
Hi Judy, Thanks for sharing your poetry with us. My boyfriend in Australia (i am in south africa) sent me this poem. I was soooooooo touched. There is so much silly poetry and cliche's on the internet. Yours was real. I felt it. We will meet each other on the 17th Dec for the first time . . . thanks a whole lot. Love Joni
jean
this is beautiful, just how i feel being parted from my man.
Ericia
thank you.i know now that i'm not alone with my feelings. The person I love, whom I have ever loved, and I aren't seperated by miles. We are seperated at heart. I know your beautiful words are only a portiong of my thoughts.but.now my thoughts are clear.

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Memories 2

Yesterday's memories have become pictures for today;
I think of you
I close my eyes
You're no longer far away.

The petals of a rose
have taken on a different hue;
I no longer just smell their fragrance
I now see pictures of time spent with you.

The way you hold me when I first arrive
long silences...just lying close to you;
Sometimes your kiss takes my breath away
these are my memories...to name a few.

I love the sound of your laughter
I love to see you smile;
Sharing a part of my life with you...
in my heart we are together...
though we are separated by miles.

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More Visitor Comments (from the Voting form)

nived
this is great, fabulous. these are the words from you heart i shall treasure this.
Stacey
This is a wonderful poem. This explains my feelings for my boyfriend who literally disappeared about a year ago..
J.Ando
i think your peom is great, exellent you must of spent alot of time with that poem, because you can tell its from the heart, and there the best poem when there from the heart.
Joyce
Great Poem
michelle
good poem!
Judy
Very touching!
Jason
I have long since lost my true love and whene i read this poem it reminded me so much of her. I belive this is one of the best felt poems i have read in a long time. Thank you
Amanda
That is awesome. It is exactly the way me and the guy that I like are. It is perfect and so beautiful. Thank you.
JOHN
I HAVE NEVER BEEN ONE THAT LIKES POETRY BUT I THINK THIS ONE IS GREAT
natalie
I like her work what can i say.
sg
Very romantic...
Paul
This poem best describes the relationship between me and my love all tough she is 250/m away I still have all the memeoris of us being together, and most of all I love her...

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