John Frederick Nims

(20 November 1913 - 13 January 1999 / Muskegon, Michigan)

Love Poem - Poem by John Frederick Nims


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Comments about Love Poem by John Frederick Nims

  • (6/9/2009 10:48:00 AM)


    I've loved this poem for longer than Alex Rodriguez has been alive. I had the great good fortune to be loved like this once. I would say it is the ultimate romantic acclamation! (Report) Reply

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  • (12/23/2008 3:56:00 PM)


    Indeed; it's lovely. (Report) Reply

  • (5/9/2007 11:16:00 AM)


    This is such a sensitive poem. I wonder why there isn't more of Nims'. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 1, 2004

Poem Edited: Tuesday, May 22, 2012
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