Post more comments
Want a gift card for being active Forum member? Post comments and win $25 gift card every week.
Rules:
PoemHunter.com will be giving away Amazon.com gift cards (worth $75 in total) every week to first three members ($25 each) who participate most in our forum discussions. You just have to post comments on forum pages, poet pages or poem pages anywhere inside PoemHunter.com
Comments posted needs to be in different pages. Posting more than 1 comment on the same page will only be counted once.
Members can not post comments without being logged in.
PoemHunter.com has the right to cancel or edit this contest.
PoemHunter.com has a right to disqualify or ban member(s) without providing any type of reason, belief or proof in regards to any type of illegal activity or fraud.

Nuch Iness


Seven Year Itch


Love is like a seedling
So help it on its way,
It needs a little feeding
To blossom, so they say
We're born with such potential
A lifetimes love supply
So why do many falter
And let the love light die

A few words every morning,
The same when coming home
Don't be afraid of talking
Don't leave them all alone
The silence can be deafening
When there's so much to be said
Strike up a conversation
Don't keep it in your head

Memorise their wishes
And try to make them true
It might just be the dishes
In her, it might be you
Dig out all those photos
The smiles are real you know
Revisit places travelled
Rekindle fires below

At the ending of the day
Nothing tastes as sweet
As sharing half a Galaxy
Getting chocolate on the sheet
Make a game of loving
Take turns with rubber stamps
Marking out your territory
Then turning out the lamps.

Don't expect the world
Just give a little more
The pleasures in the giving,
You're sure to get, I'm sure
Hard work gets its own back
Just when your not looking
And you'll get more attention
When she comes and finds you cooking.

Take the first step forward
In seeing through the years
'Cause this will lead to laugher
And put to bed the fears
That you'll be left with nothing
Because you couldn't see
A life laid out before you when,
You went down on one knee.

Submitted: Tuesday, December 03, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Seven Year Itch by Nuch Iness )

Enter the verification code :

  • Stan Petrovich (12/4/2013 8:30:00 AM)

    Rhyming can have its pitfalls. There are many thorny issues to overcome, like the quandary of your 3rd stanza... (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. الذبابة الزرقاء, Abdullah alHemaidy
  2. What, Olusegun Akanbi
  3. Pervola, Elia Michael
  4. RAMADAN رمضان, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  5. 'SNATCHING OF THE GOAT', guy lipmore
  6. OUT OF DESTROYED BUILDINGS, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  7. The Blue Fly, Abdullah alHemaidy
  8. Hunkered Down With Memories, Lonnie Hicks
  9. ODESSA. UKRAINE., human woman
  10. THAT FACE ذلك الوجه, MOHAMMAD SKATI

Poem of the Day

poet Robert William Service

Three times I had the lust to kill,
To clutch a throat so young and fair,
And squeeze with all my might until
No breath of being lingered there.
Three times I drove the demon out,
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]