Everything Changes With Love

The day she met him

Nothing was ever the same

The world looked so very different

Full of new hope and full of love

He soon became the reason

That she awoke in the morning

The reason for her bright smile

And her joy in living

With every heartbeat

She hoped he felt the same

And when she looked into his sparkling eyes

She knew he did

The times they spent together

Where the stuff dreams are made of

Their world was so much brighter

And love gave them wings

There were no gray skies

Only brilliant blue from now on

If raindrops fell

They were like quick silver

Nights of quiet passion

And shared kisses

Words of love

So special and tender

Strolling through the parks

Of the city

She suddenly realized

She had never really heard birds singing

It was the day when hand in hand

They strolled along

The birds sang in chorus

And the sun rays danced

The river flowed along

Reflecting the sun

And ripples like sparkling diamonds

Shone so very clearly

During quiet evening walks

The surrounding city neon lights

Suddenly seemed like colorful lanterns

Floating along in the dark

Their love took them to new heights

Dreams left long behind

Were coming true

The city seemed so magical

Their love like a golden aura

Surrounded them and she smiled

As she heard the birds singing

In the city square

Love can change so very much

And make the world a different place

For those who love

There are rainbows most everywhere

So embrace love with all your mite

Never forget to say I love you

Dancing beneath the moonlight

They sealed it with a kiss feeling so much bliss

© 2014 Gypsy Rose Lee

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Ericdierker 2 years ago from Spring Valley, CA. U.S.A.

Excellent, thank you

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billybuc 2 years ago from Olympia, WA

No doubt about it. Truer words were never written.

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CyberShelley 2 years ago

Lovely, lovely poem. Enjoyed listening to Vera Lynn's voice again - my grandparents so loved her voice.

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fpherj48 2 years ago from Beautiful Upstate New York

GRL.....You've captured the experience of being in Love.....Exquisitely.....in fact, to Perfection. This is simply awesome. Up++

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Gypsy Rose Lee 2 years ago from Riga, Latvia Author

Hope you're all having a sunny and terrific 4th of July weekend.

Glad you enjoyed this Eric.

Glad you enjoyed this Bill.

Glad you enjoyed this CyberShelley. I too love the singing of the old songs. I hadn't heard this in awhile and then I heard it in an old movie and it inspired.

Glad you enjoyed this Paula. Thanks for the vote.

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MG Singh 2 years ago from Singapore

This is a nice poem, very expressive

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Faith Reaper 2 years ago from southern USA

Dear Gypsy,

You have captured so beautifully, those changes that happen when we are in love ... we certainly have a different outlook on life and our eyes our open to those things all around us that have been there all along, but when love comes, all of our senses are wide open!

Really enjoyed this beautifully written poem.

Voted up ++++ and away

Blessings always

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manatita44 2 years ago from london

Very romantic and very touching as usual. My good old days, perhaps. Much peace this Sunday evening.

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always exploring 2 years ago from Southern Illinois

Beautiful! When love is in the air everything does change. Sweet..

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Gypsy Rose Lee 2 years ago from Riga, Latvia Author

Thank you MG. Glad you enjoyed this.

So true Faith love does seem to make many changes in our lives. Glad you enjoyed this. Thanks for the vote and share. Blessings to you and your family.

Glad you enjoyed this Manatita. Peace be to you.

Glad you enjoyed this Ruby.

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jhamann 2 years ago from Reno NV

Thank you for never letting us forget the joy of love. Jamie

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Gypsy Rose Lee 2 years ago from Riga, Latvia Author

You welcome Jamie. Glad you enjoyed this.

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Genna East 2 years ago from Massachusetts, USA

It certainly does, Rasma. :-) It is the miracle of humanity. What a beautiful poem.

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Gypsy Rose Lee 2 years ago from Riga, Latvia Author

Thank you Genna. Glad you enjoyed it. You know it was that lovely old song that inspired this.

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