Treasure Island

Sylvia Chidi

(Germany)

A marriage of two


A marriage of two
is for love that is true

A marriage of two
is always something new

A marriage of two
happens sometimes out of the blue

A marriage of two
is worth it when its due

A marriage of two
is a marriage of trust
Many can find themselves lost
It can be an expensive cost

They are only very few
who have a clue
of when love accrues

A marriage of two
is about love making
It is not about
money raking

A marriage of two
can be bad
A marriage of two
can be sad
You should only be glad if
A marriage of two
is for love that is true

Copyright 2005 - Sylvia Chidi
www.sylviachidi.co.uk

Submitted: Tuesday, October 25, 2005
Edited: Tuesday, August 07, 2012

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  • Isaac Ndungu (10/11/2013 2:04:00 PM)

    I never knew its true
    that there exist love between two
    till you gave me that clue.....
    I wish to modify a reply to your poem, it inspires my heart; -) (Report) Reply

  • Cathy Shao (8/24/2012 1:20:00 AM)

    I smiled when I read A marriage is not about money raking. Thanks, Sylvia! :) (Report) Reply

  • Esmenio Galera (3/24/2012 10:42:00 PM)

    No, Sylvia. Even in muslim communities where rich men had a marriage of two, men could be happy or worried because the two always feel different. But the voice in the poem is lovely expressing true love. (Report) Reply

  • Chibuike Nwokike (2/2/2009 5:00:00 AM)

    you are correct a marriage of two is about love making and not about money raking.i vote this poem a 8 (Report) Reply

  • *Trusting You* (12/23/2008 11:04:00 PM)

    A marriage of two
    is about love making
    It is not about
    money raking
    this is so true so many lines very true... good job.
    Crystal (Report) Reply

  • marvin brato (6/29/2007 4:22:00 AM)

    Great romnatic poem for me Sylvia, I can relate to it. I married my wife for true love! Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • Manikandan.s Sridassan (4/17/2007 11:39:00 PM)

    good, i like the line marriage is for love not for raking money, you can change it as marriage is for harmony, not for raking money.

    this is just a suggestion, otherwise your poem is damn good (Report) Reply

  • Iyah Toledo (9/12/2006 1:04:00 AM)

    This is a great poem. Kindly check on this blog, as the author is not giving credit to your poem, A Marriage of Two, and perhaps claiming it as her own.

    http: //michelle08.blogs.friendster.com/michelle08 (Report) Reply

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