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A Summer Love

Updated on June 21, 2012



Summer love as old as time

With words as sweet as rhyme

With passion ever strong

Summer love can’t go wrong


Think it’s the moonlight

And you look so fine

Heart beating so fast

I want this moment to last


They danced beneath a golden full moon

While summer breezes blew

And flowers gave off sweet perfume

Their kisses like promises in the night


Music was playing

And the moment was magical

Stars were twinkling up above

And their passion sent skyrockets into flight


The summer night such a delight

And they were so in love

Their hearts beating as one

Under the moonlight


Promises made of forever

And love never ending

Kisses full of longing

Magic in the summertime


Summers have always woven magic webs

And lovers have loved much stronger

On hot and steamy nights

In the moonlight


It’s a never ending story

That goes on and on

Embraces and kisses

And passion and promise


Love goes on all summer long

As the twilght sets in

And lovers walk hand in hand

Until autumn leaves begin to fall

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      Maria Jordan 4 years ago from Jeffersonville PA

      "Heart beating so fast

      I want this moment to last..."

      Oh Gypsy, and Michael Bolton too...? You go girl... UP & AB.

      Hugs, Maria

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 4 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      Oh Summer Love.. there is nothing like it.. and this was beautiful it brought back all kinds of great memories.thank you my sweet friend

      voted up

      sharing

      Debbie

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      Jackie Lynnley 4 years ago from The Beautiful South

      We are all writing of love...must be that time of year!

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      Demas W Jasper 4 years ago from Today's America and The World Beyond

      The stirred up memories are still swirling. How many of those summer loves last? There are some ("married her high school sweetheart") but so often it is a memorable summer, which didn't repeat itself but cooled as the leaves of fall fell, and died with the snows of winters.

      That was all it took. The memories have settled back to where they were.

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      Mary Hyatt 4 years ago from Florida

      Hi, I see my Hub about my growing up in the country (that's my baby Great granddaughter) is a "people are also reading". That was a surprise.

      I loved this sweet poem. My first love was a summer love, and I still remember how wonderful it was. I voted this up, and will share.

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      Michelle Liew 4 years ago from Singapore

      A lovely write.

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      Martin Kloess 4 years ago from San Francisco

      Lovely! Don't know why... summers where always the best...

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      Ann1Az2 4 years ago from Orange, Texas

      Gypsy, a fine poem. Takes me back to summers when I was younger. I also remember the many films centered around summer love - remember Grease and The Summer of 42? Now I'm showing my age. I also liked your choice of music - I have always loved Michael Bolton. The many really can sing a great love song.

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      Shining Irish Eyes 4 years ago from Upstate, New York

      Nothing as sweet as summer love.....

      Great memories with this.

      Wonderful poem

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      BeyondMax 4 years ago from Sydney, Australia

      What a beautiful poem! Takes my breath away, warms me up really sweet and deep in this Aussie chilly winter weather =)

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      myownlife 4 years ago from london

      Great poem, a very refreshing one, apparently lovers long the constant season.

      Really enjoyable one.

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      epigramman 4 years ago

      ...you are just a beautiful and creative person and it shines through in all of your writing - lake erie time 6:29am

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Glad you enjoyed this Maria. Hugs right back to you from Riga.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Glad this brought back memories Debbie. Thanks for the vote and share. Summer love ain't it grand?

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      It certainly is that time of year Jackie. Thanks for stopping by.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Thanks for commenting Perspycacious. Yes, that's the sad truth that a summer love is just that for the season. But memories do remain.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Thanks for your comment Mary and the vote and share. A lot of people have memories of summer loves. I had only one which I really wished could go on forever.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Glad you liked this Midget. Thanks for commenting.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Thanks for your comment Mhatter. Yes, summers seem to bring out the best in people and make them fall in love.

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      Nichol marie 4 years ago from The Country-Side

      loved it and voted up

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      Thomas Silvia 4 years ago from Massachusetts

      So beautifully written and longing for memories of summer love !

      Vote up and more !!!

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Thanks for your comment Ann. Was madly in love with the movie Grease. Must of seen it a dozen time even when it was in the theaters. Not to mention all those great old movies about summer romances.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Glad you liked this shiningirisheyes. Yes summer love has its magic.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Love your comment BeyondMax. Sending you warm hugs from Riga.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      So glad you liked this myownlife.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      It's always a delight to hear from you Colin. Hugs from Riga at 2AM.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Thank you for your comment and vote chuckandus6.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Thank you so much for your comment kashmir and the vote. Glad you liked this. Nothing as exciting as summer love.

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      Lisa 4 years ago from Tennessee

      Awesome, beautiful and up! This is magical and you captured the mood perfectly!

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Glad you enjoyed this EclecticFusion and thanks for the vote. Summer love can be so wonderful.

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      snowdrops 4 years ago from The Second Star to the Right

      the poem is very beautiful! it makes me want to lie down on the open field smelling those pink little flowers!

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      IAmForbidden 4 years ago from Neverland - where children never grow up.

      LLLOOOOOOOVVEEEEE it!!! Summer love so cute!

      Shared!

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      chamilj 4 years ago from Sri Lanka

      Wonderful poem! Voted up!

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      Mary Strain 4 years ago from The Shire

      Gypsy, how old am I when I read this entire poem thinking it meant a watermelon? Aiiieee!!

      Sweet poem...makes me hungry...off to the supermarket.

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      PurvisBobbi44 4 years ago from Florida

      A lovely poem--- so many of us remembers our summer loves. I was 13 when I had my first summer love---but we only held hands as our parents were watching us every minute at the lake.

      Thanks for sharing this great poem.

      Your Hub Friend,

      Bobbi Purvis

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Thanks for the comment snowdrops and glad you liked this. Nothing like a field of sweet smelling flowers.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      So glad you enjoyed this unknown spy and thanks for the share.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Glad you liked this chamilj and thanks for the vote.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Glad you enjoyed this Molly and nothing wrong with thinking of watermelon 'cause of the first pic. Summer love can be juicy as well.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Thanks so much for your comment Bobbi. Just holding hands doesn't make it any less exciting. Summer love can leave behind many wonderful memories.

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      Karen Silverman 4 years ago

      many summers i remember consisted solely of my love for watermelon...then i turned 14...lol..sweet poem, R!

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      Demas W Jasper 4 years ago from Today's America and The World Beyond

      This poem, good as it is, got mileage from being timely and recounting ubiquitous feelings that resonate with us all...even those who learned devouring by practicing on watermelons!

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      Sharon Christy 4 years ago from India

      Beautiful poem... my heart beat thumping hard as you described the lovely scene between the two.. love forevermore... love so magical... you brought it all alive by your poem Gypsy Rose Lee! Bless you!

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Thanks so much for stopping by and commenting Leslie. I know what you mean when the teen years hit now I'm back to the watermelon. lol

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Thanks for you comment Perspycacious. I think it's basically the watermelon that draws the attention then come the memories.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Thanks so much for your comment and glad you like this Sharon.

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      Sondra 4 years ago from Neverland

      Sweet summer love with the not so sweet ending at the close of the season. But it's all worth the heartache in the end right? Right?! Yes, it is. Because I do believe in the saying that it's better to have loved and lost than it is to have never loved at all. Great poem Gypsy

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Thanks so much for your comment Ardie and glad you liked this. Yes, experiencing a summer love is much better than not having had one at all.

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      Jessee R 4 years ago from Gurgaon, India

      nothing more beautiful than summer love.. your poem.. as beautiful as always

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      Vincent Moore 4 years ago

      I felt your summer love as I chomped into my watermelon I just bought yesterday and placed in my fridge to get nice and crispy cold before I cut into it. I've had a few summer loves in my time and they were sizzling hot. I have a lot of memories to hang on to and wash it down with my watermelon wine. Voted up awesome and beautiful like your my poetic friend.

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      lovedoctor926 4 years ago

      A very sweet poem. Good imagery! The watermelon image is lovely. Voted up beautiful!

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      Rolly A Chabot 4 years ago from Alberta Canada

      Hi Gypsy... missed this one for some reason and it just turned up on my feed. Lovely words which create stirrings deep within the spirit... well done...

      Hugs from Canada

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Glad you enjoyed this Rahul. Summer love is what memories are made of.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Thank you so much for your wonderful comment and vote Vincent. Have had a couple of summer loves myself. Only one I wished would continue. You inspired me - off to the store for some watermelon.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      So glad you enjoyed this lovedoctor. Thanks for your comment and vote. Watermelon is one of the best symbols of summer.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Thanks for stopping by Rolly and glad you liked this. Everything here is growing by leaps and bounds and finally the hot weather is here very inspirational on this side of the world. Hope you're having a great summer and 4th of July holidays. Hugs from Riga.

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      acaetnna 4 years ago from Guildford

      Beautiful - loved it - right up my street!!

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      So glad you enjoyed this acaetnna. Summer love is grand.

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