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Peter Stavropoulos (Best Love Poems)


.Empty Without You


Emptiness means little without you
Words alone cannot equal two
You meant little to me before we met
The world alone closed every sunset
I had fought and lost again
What thought had found to gain
Its memory a frozen ocean
Without you Love's empty notion









(For S.D.)
By Peter Stavropoulos

Submitted: Saturday, June 28, 2008
Edited: Thursday, October 03, 2013

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My book of selected poems 'When I try to write I can't' and my book of Love poems 'Love's Best Songs' (co-written with my wife) are now available as Kindle e-books.

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