Explore Poems GO!

A Ring Of Memory

Rating: 4.6

She found his ring
the other day
where she had put it
safe, away.

Like a key
its lock undone
the ring brought memories
one by one.

‘With this ring’
Read More

READ THIS POEM IN OTHER LANGUAGES
COMMENTS OF THE POEM
David Darbyshire 16 February 2006

AHHHHHHHHHHH very sweet CJ good work, Love dave xxxx

1 0 Reply
Gina Onyemaechi 16 February 2006

Beautiful, tender...and so deeply sad. Lovely writing. Have an 8. With warmth, Gina.

1 0 Reply
Elisabeth Wingle 15 February 2016

Beautifully written, you have expressed the the sorrow at the loss of a spouse most profoundly

1 0 Reply
Patricia Grantham 25 September 2013

Memories bought out to the light and then we reminisce about it if just for a little while. Brings some of the joys of love back to us. Good.

1 0 Reply
Roseann Shawiak 04 August 2013

Very poignant poem. A saddened reality of life and you have etched it's picture in my mind. Definitely like your style. Thank you for sharing. RoseAnn

1 0 Reply
Anna Russell 23 February 2006

Such beautiful language on such a said subject. This was a poignant delight to read. I especially liked 'and now his home was in her heart.' 10. Hugs Anna xxx

1 0 Reply
Hugh Cobb 16 February 2006

Dear CJ, This is a tender and touching poem on the aftermath of loss, and how we honor the one we loved and how those memories can trigger tears of healing, because the wound must be reopened with each look at that token and hopefully, the healing will make the heart stronger and more resilient. A lovely and heartfelt poem. With warm regards, Hugh

1 0 Reply