Daimon Ferguson

Rookie (Portland, Oregon)

The Meaning of Love:

What is love?

Is it an actual thing,

Or is it a figment of our imagination?

How does it affect us so greatly?

Why does it affect us so dramatically?

If true love was an ocean,

Would it not be a vast, bottomless, & endless one?

if to love is to live, then what is to die?













THAT, is the meaning of love.

Submitted: Thursday, April 12, 2012
Edited: Wednesday, April 18, 2012

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ok so i had several inspirations and reasons to write this poem.
first i would like to thank my wonderful girlfriend for giving me my initial inspiration to dedicate a poem for the one person who has kept me going in this crazy f***ed up world. i would also like to thank all my friends.And the School of Dreams Academy for being the one school i really enjoy to be at. i think that my dance teacher, Mrs. Mcneil deserves a lot of credit for giving me the courage to do something i once thought was stupid and girlly.
THANK YOU! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !

Comments about this poem (The Meaning of Love: by Daimon Ferguson )

  • Rookie - 1 Points Tiffany M... (4/20/2012 6:22:00 AM)

    I really enjoy this poem, not bad for a first! Not at all: 3 I have a question though, that went through my mind as I was reading... Why weren't some of your questions answered? Like the ocean one, I was looking forward to hearing your interpretation.. Good job! ^_^ I'm interested to see how your writing will progress.. (Report) Reply

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