Treasure Island

Beatrice Dahlen

(Hampton Roads, Virginia USA)

Marriage


It’s work
and commitment...
stubbornness
and tolerance....
counting to ten
and snuggles....
back rubs,
encouragement
and humor....
shared joys
and sorrows...
knowing habits,
quirks, taste
and pleasures...
arms holding you
when the world cares less.
love that envelops you.
your place is there.

Submitted: Tuesday, September 22, 2009

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