Anna Malmenlid

Rookie - 27 Points (23 / Sweden)

You Forgot What Love Meant - Poem by Anna Malmenlid

Those three words
you used whispers up
in the winter darkness
where we sat
so close

Warm hands used to
creep tentatively forward
until they found my

Together we sat
and remembered
each word
and touch

But somewhere along the way
you gradually forgot
the word love

Now I sit alone
in the winter darkness
where the tears
trying to remember
what it was like to be loved

Comments about You Forgot What Love Meant by Anna Malmenlid

  • (5/12/2010 4:45:00 PM)

    it's a sad poem, but it is a sad one because these things happen and they've happened to everyone. +10 from me (Report) Reply

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  • (5/12/2010 4:36:00 PM)

    So true. I can picture you sitting on a porch in a pooring rain, with an empty chair that once rocked next to you. Love is most of life, and I enjoyed reaading the poem, reguardless of the heart break, thanks for sharing your thoughts from the heart (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, May 12, 2010

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