Treasure Island

Joey Jones


To My Wife


Who was I until you
a dreamer of dreams askew
in your touch I was found
where dreams undreamed abound.

You woke me to a day anew
wrapped in your arms I found love true
the whisper of your love sincere
my life's most treasured souvenir.

The treasures that I never sought
more cherished than I ever thought
the smiles on our children's faces
magnum opuses from loves embraces.

My dearest wife, who am I with you
a dreamer of dreams that all came true.

Submitted: Tuesday, June 11, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, June 12, 2013

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  • Siyabonga a Nxumalo (6/12/2013)

    Wow, what a lovely poem for the pillar of your strength, they say behind every successful man there is a powerful woman and that's true, thanks for sharing this great poem.
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