Bernard Snyder

Gold Star - 6,728 Points (11-07-1959 / Savannah Ga.)

'You' - Poem by Bernard Snyder

I've sailed around the world twice

I've sailed around the world twice
I've swam in the Caribbean seas
I've seen the sunset over many beaches
I've even dated celebrities,
I've shaken hands with former presidents
I've been taken to places I hardly knew,
but nothing was ever so breath-taking
than the day I first saw you,
not only were you so beautiful
you spoke with such eloquence
in all my worldly travels
I haven't met anyone like you since
I've been asked many times
which has the most memorable view
I've seen a lot of fascinating things
but nothing as captivating as you.

Topic(s) of this poem: Love

Comments about 'You' by Bernard Snyder

  • Regina Weaver (6/14/2017 8:01:00 AM)

    This put a smile on my face as I read. So far that I have read, your poems are very touching. (Report) Reply

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  • Sara Militello (7/24/2016 5:53:00 AM)

    Wow! You got it down, man! I bet you're dangerous when you've set your eye on a chosen Actually, if you think and feel like this, you're the one in danger because you feel deeply and think deeply, judging by this poem. I imagine nothing leaves you unaffected. Your writing reveals a soul alive to the nuances of existence that escape so many others. I bet you are rarely bored. And you write so well. Keep at it. The world can never have enough beauty and sentiment. (Report) Reply

  • (6/24/2016 12:21:00 PM)

    I love this! It touches my heart. (Report) Reply

  • Della Perry (9/20/2015 12:18:00 PM)

    I like your style. Looking forward to reading more x (Report) Reply

  • (8/21/2012 2:08:00 PM)

    Fantastic sir, a love poem of the best.loved it. (Report) Reply

  • (1/11/2012 2:13:00 AM)

    Friend that 'YOU' must be an angel of Caribbean sea, capture her soon to your heart before others captivating her. Nice flow of sentiments. I always love the way you express your deep feelings with unimaginable ease and flow. (Report) Reply

  • (10/27/2011 1:42:00 PM)

    'but never was ever so breathtaking
    than the day I first saw you'

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  • Unwritten Soul (10/17/2011 7:52:00 PM) amusing and lovely inked.. :) You traveled in many places and met many great people but when someone travel a feeling in your heart, it made you heart filled more in emotions, sweet emotion..Now i believe you completing all traveling around the world and found the most fascinating one, you can swim deep in feelings, you could feel the breeze and wave without a beach spell, even a closer heart than any people...the one you called 'You' actually the whole package of world tour..i am sure you traveled anywhere with that special 'You' without move even crossing the time..LOve it..this so beautiful and lovely poetry _Unwritten Soul (Report) Reply

  • Vipins Puthooran (10/5/2011 3:20:00 PM)

    I like the first 6 lines.... To depict your love's beauty... A lovley poem.... (Report) Reply

  • (10/4/2011 4:48:00 PM)

    Such sweet words, whomever you're writing for is very lucky! Love is a magnificent thing, isn't it? (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Poem Edited: Monday, December 29, 2014

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