Treasure Island

Bill Cantrell


The Perfect Wife


When happy,
Your eyes can still the raging sea

When hurt,
Still, you find a smile for me

When upset,
You say that all is fine

When wronged,
Somehow you can't recall the time

At taking,
You gather for someone else

At giving,
You hold nothing for yourself

At living,
You give reason to my life

At loving,
You make the perfect wife

Submitted: Friday, August 01, 2014

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  • F. J. Thomas (8/1/2014 2:17:00 PM)

    This would make any wife smile I'm sure Bill. A beautiful honor you've have written to some deserving woman. (Report) Reply

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