Ashley Graves


Love


love is the word my deadbeat dad can't mutter
love is the word my aunt wishes the man she loves would utter
love is my tears falling softly on me for joy from him
love is my side aching at night from limb to limb
love is giving my all to win who I Iove
love is knowing he has a heart sent from above
love is sacrificing anything
love will always conquer anything
love is my inspiration to do what my heart desires
love is seeing my man handle punishments that were dire
love is friendship
love is a working relationship

- Ashley,11, Pennsylvania

Submitted: Tuesday, July 15, 2008

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