Bridgid Patrick

Rookie - 27 Points (London)

Stupid Cupid - Poem by Bridgid Patrick

All the love that history knows,
Is said to be in every rose
Yet all that could be found in two,
Is less than what i feel for you
I thought love was just a mirage of the mind,
Its fake, an illusion, impossible to find
But the day i met you i began to see
Love is real and exists in me.

'Love is something that can't be described.
Like the look of a rose,
The smell of the rain,
Or the feeling of forever'


Comments about Stupid Cupid by Bridgid Patrick

  • (10/31/2005 1:52:00 AM)

    the motif and the ideas in this poem are romantic and well thought out. I would have found this poem more powerful if I knew of a convincing argument that a single rose containing all the love that history knows.

    I have never heard this idea. The rhythm, rhyme and meter of the poem was very well done. But the imagery is hard to believe because often people give a dozen roses.. let alone 2 roses.

    This problem could be fixed by changing the opening 2 lines into a hypothetical. i.e. 'even if all the love could be in a single rose...' etc. well.. just ideas.. cheers!
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  • (10/30/2005 6:53:00 PM)

    Beautiful poem bridget, your right, love cant be described it has to be felt by the heart to be understood. excellent poem! ! angel (Report)Reply

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  • (4/21/2005 1:42:00 PM)

    I agree with you Bridgid, you just can't describe the feeling........you have to experience it. Nice poem. Sincerely, Mary (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, April 21, 2005

Poem Edited: Tuesday, October 11, 2005


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