Matthew Holloway

Gold Star - 6,913 Points (10 June 1978 / Cheshire, England)

Counting The Wealth Of A Thought - Poem by Matthew Holloway

Counting the wealth of a thought
Her name woven
Deeply into my thoughts
Pins to my heart
Every facet of her beauty
She is joy and hope
She is loves legacy
I ask only of myself
Am I worthy enough
To keep such love safe
To retain her hand
Am I a man of wealth
In many different ways
Not the wealth of a profit gained
Nor the power which others seek
But the strength of soul
The fight of a good heart
Can I be deserving of her
To fulfil her dreams
Can I be all she asks
Am I enough
Just being me

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, December 22, 2011

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