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Tia Maria

(England)

How Will I Love Thee


I will love thee
As there is no other
I will respect you
As I respect my mother
I will care for you
As you care for me
I will do for you
As you do for me
Every morning
A kiss will greet thee
Every night
I will love you completely
And I will love thee
In all of these ways
Morning, noon & night
Until the end of our days

Submitted: Sunday, February 08, 2009

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  • Carl Harris (3/25/2009 2:12:00 PM)

    Being a romantic myself, as no doubt you are as well, Tia, I loved this fine ultra romantic poem. No man could possibly want a better lover than the one described so beautifully in this charming poem. Your words in this poem are almost as inspiring as those of Elizabeth Barrett Browning who wrote a similarly titled poem over one hundred years ago. Carl. (Report) Reply

  • Kris Smith (2/8/2009 8:42:00 AM)

    That is pure love what more could you promise someone, the recipetent of this love will be blessed 10 Chris (Report) Reply

  • Fay Slimm (2/8/2009 8:25:00 AM)

    A serious and honest love poem Tia - - and the warmth comes through from the first line - - I love the strength of the words...... a definite 10 + ++ from Fay. (Report) Reply

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