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Heaven Sent Love

Updated on March 12, 2017
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I'm a writer, a poet, a dreamer. Born and raised in New York City. I live in the suburbs of Riga, Latvia. I have a wonderful cat named Sid.

Her broken heart had mended,

it had been crushed and dented.

Finally stepping out of her shell,

she was now ready for a new love.

Still when the snowflakes swirled about

or the rain came pouring down,

it still brought a sad frown,

with remembrances of the many tears,

that had been shed.

So the seasons came and went,

while she kept vigil,

wishing upon the stars at night,

looking up toward the heavens,

during the day,

knowing that somewhere,

beyond the clouds,

her guardian angels kept watch.

Life that had been so extraordinary,

while the glow of love surrounded,

had now taken less bolder colors

and life simply sailed on.

Her heart started singing,

lonely melodies,

longing for a true love,

to come her way.

She wondered how long,

it would be before,

the angels finally,

offered her a love,

that was truly heaven sent.

In the lonely nights,

she had gone through her souvenirs,

tossing away all the memories,

that came with many tears.

Her heart had many desires,

that had been stoked with love’s fires,

leaving behind only ashes,

finally blown away,

by the wind.

It was upon a stormy day,

while she sat lost in thought,

in the park by a gray lake,

reflected by the dark clouds above,

that unexpectedly she met,

with a startled pair of eyes.

Standing upon the shore,

across the way,

they were both mesmerized.

Suddenly the dark clouds parted,

sunrays came streaming through.

Before she knew it,

he was there beside her,

truly a love that was heaven sent.

As they gazed at one another,

she looked up toward the heavens,

her smile outshone the sun

and she knew he was the love she had been waiting for.

Together now their hearts with gladness,

beat as one,

it was the start of a true love,

a love that was heaven sent.

© 2017 Gypsy Rose Lee


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      Gypsy Rose Lee 10 months ago from Riga, Latvia

      Thank you Shauna. I've always believed that love comes around at the right time.

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      Shauna L Bowling 10 months ago from Central Florida

      Rasma, this is such a hopeful poem. I've, frankly, given up on finding true love. Maybe it will find me one day.....

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 11 months ago from Riga, Latvia

      I apologize for the late reply. Suddenly it was March and I realized there was a lot of organizing to be done for spring cleaning so now I finally have a chance to get online and catch up. Hope you're all having an inspirational week.

      Thank you so much Venkatachari. Glad you like my poetry. Thank you for the congrats. So far it certainly has been some journey.

      Thank you Chris.

      Thank you Bill. Happy March to you too. Been falling way behind because with spring also comes spring cleaning. Sid is once again king of the garden basking in the sunshine. I managed to post one article about my dad in NIUME. Here is a link and will do a second one today of course I have to check how interested people are in reading these.

      Thank you Ruby and yes, we must never give up.

      Thank you Diana.

      Thank you Bronwen.

      Thank you FlourishAnyway

      Thank you Genna.

      Thank you Manatita.

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      manatita44 11 months ago from london

      Heaven sent love indeed!! Two hearts like one. Don't we all want that! Beautiful poetry!

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      Genna East 11 months ago from Massachusetts, USA

      Rasma, your poetry is like a rich, soothing elixir; love always finds a way. I truly believe this.

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      FlourishAnyway 11 months ago from USA

      When you're least expecting it, love can find you. It's important never to give up. I like your poem's message.

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      Bronwen Scott-Branagan 11 months ago from Victoria, Australia

      What a lovely, positive poem. The long wait and the trust that a new true love would really arrive was eventually rewarded.

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      Diana L Pierce 11 months ago from Potter County, Pa.

      This is an interesting group of thoughts. Good job.

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      Ruby Jean Fuller 11 months ago from Southern Illinois

      This is not only beautiful, it is a reminder to never give up trying to find love.

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      Bill Holland 11 months ago from Olympia, WA

      I love the message, as always. Love will find us when the time is right. I certainly did with me, and I've never been happier.

      Happy March, Rasma! Spring is almost here!

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      Chris Mills 11 months ago from Missoula, Montana at least until March 2018

      Very sweet. Patience and faith will pay off if we don't rush the process.

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      Venkatachari M 11 months ago from Hyderabad, India

      Beautiful poetry describing the painful experiences of a broken heart waiting patiently and finding the true love again that has been gifted from heaven as a reward for all her endurance of the painful life in silent tears.

      Your poems are so appealing and piercing into the deepest and innermost emotions of the heart.

      Wish you my hearty congratulations on the completion of the 7th anniversary at HubPages.