Tim Roper

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A Debt I Owe To Thee - Poem by Tim Roper

A debt that I owe to thee
For what you have done to me.
For loving me strong as the wild sea;
For brilliant and joyful jubilee.

Though rudder was lost to the endless deep,
And True Love’s heart descended to watery keep;
Our ship run ashore in dismal heap;
On the crest of the wave’s endless sweep.

Still; you loved me strong as the wild sea,
So a debt I owe to thee.
I offer this soul that once was me.
You may keep it for eternity.


Comments about A Debt I Owe To Thee by Tim Roper

  • (4/20/2011 2:00:00 PM)


    Nice! (Report) Reply

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  • (2/5/2010 8:54:00 PM)


    what a more traditional style of poetry this is. i like the motif of the sea (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, February 5, 2010

Poem Edited: Friday, May 20, 2011


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