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Bill Cantrell


The Treasure of a Letter


Words carefully written,
Will they stand the test of time?
The secret is emotion,
Not in the way words rhyme.
Treasures found,
Lessons learned,
Put them in a chest.
No better words than I love you,
Could ever serve you best.

Submitted: Sunday, March 30, 2014
Edited: Monday, March 31, 2014

Topic of this poem: love


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This is the third poem I wrote when I started in poetry, I wrote it for my lovely wife.

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