Emily Angel

Rookie - 0 Points (27-2-1994)

Let Me Love You - Poem by Emily Angel

You keep my light burning bright
Even in my darkest night.

You have me safe in your arms,
Now there is nothing I fear

I ceased breathing
The moment I beheld you.

The words that you once gave me
Keep my breath going on forever.

When I grieved, you solaced me,
With all hopes for a better future.

I've never met the likeness of you before.
And I'm sure I never will.

For you are unique and
the only one of your kind.

Far be it from me
To hurt you.

But let me love you
With all the love I've
Left in my heart.


Comments about Let Me Love You by Emily Angel

  • Rookie Dain Greathouse (8/20/2013 4:08:00 AM)

    This is a beautiful and heartfelt poem. (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie - 42 Points Adheez Van Der Beanthz (8/13/2013 10:05:00 AM)

    great poem

    You keep my light burning bright
    Even in my darkest night.

    you pur alot hope and emotions here
    really love it (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 7,892 Points Khairul Ahsan (8/10/2013 10:23:00 AM)

    A nice poem of love. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Arabella Picken (7/23/2013 12:47:00 PM)

    This is great.
    the fact English is not your first language makes it even better (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Jessica Roberts (7/23/2013 12:41:00 PM)

    this is a very well written poem and i love the way it is written (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 7,892 Points Khairul Ahsan (7/6/2013 11:37:00 AM)

    For a teen age girl whose mother tongue is not English, this poem is well written. The free flow of thoughts about love is remarkable. Keep writing, Emily. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Kelly Seale (11/24/2012 10:37:00 AM)

    Emily Angel...one word can sum up my thoughs on this piece...Beautiful! You have a gift for such beauty within your heart, within your words... and touching others with is gift... is priceless! Beautifully Written! ; -)
    -Kelly. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 262 Points Ray Quesada (11/4/2012 9:07:00 PM)

    someone here has mentioned that your poem sounds cliche, and i agree, but i have something more to say about this - first, you are young, and Love is usually the inner theme of life for all young people. So i can't blame you for writing about love, and it's nice that you express it in a poem, rather than just say, I love you to the person you're writing about - I have read a lot of my old poems from when i was 18 and i thought them so terribly childish that i just put them in a box, never to be read by anyone again - this isn't a bad poem for someone your age, but you will write more, get older, find your voice, and in ten years you will have advanced so much that when you re-read this it will seem very novice to you - if you read poets like Teasdale and Neruda, you will get an idea of how to write a good love poem without it sounding cliche - and even Teasdale with all her brilliance still made the same mistake sometimes - that all said, thanks for sharing your work with everyone! (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,229 Points Thomas A Robinson (11/4/2012 1:41:00 AM)

    Nothing cliche about honest love that I can feel you have. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 26 Points Michael, Miracle-philadelphia Innocent (11/11/2011 6:50:00 AM)

    I luv d feelin in dis poem (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 356 Points Naida Nepascua Supnet (10/14/2011 3:25:00 AM)

    at your age, so young, your poems express honesty. you share thoughts truthfully (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Paurakh Shrestha (10/11/2011 4:58:00 AM)

    Liked your poem it reminds me of some of my earlier works simple and honest (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 125 Points Vipins Puthooran (10/3/2011 2:03:00 PM)

    Wonderful poem... Appreciable talent...
    I like this poem (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,075 Points Saadat Tahir (10/2/2011 9:19:00 AM)

    you have a voice...you have divine permission to use it....
    what you wrote is understood and loved the world over....

    keep posting............... :)

    be happy
    sat (Report) Reply

  • Bronze Star - 2,668 Points Luis Estable (10/1/2011 5:40:00 AM)

    This is a bit too conventional to the point of being a little on the side of cliche poetry. Poems of this kind have been writtne by the thousands than to make one that stands out is quite a task.

    I applaud you for the difficulty you tried to overcome so i give you an A for trying. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, October 1, 2011

Poem Edited: Sunday, November 4, 2012


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