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Loves Keeps You Spinning

Updated on June 25, 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 with my hubby, Martin & cat, Sid.

Love can be delightful

and send hearts flying,

like happy, fluttering birds -

straight to the skies.

Love can be contentment,

finding peace in each other’s arms.

A soft shoulder to rest upon,

a warm hug to say everything is alright.

Love can be a warm friendship,

with two souls becoming as one,

with two hearts joining together

and beating in unison.

Love can be an experience,

a fantasy -

to live and to explore.

As two lips meet

and say I love you,

the times spent together –

can really be so sweet.

Love can be a tragedy,

when two souls,

no longer agree,

when harsh words,

tear your world apart

and your heart is crushed.

No matter which way your world spins,

love is to have and to hold.

To be bold,

to say I love you,

to give trust ,

to find the other half -

of the heart which beats within you.

Love can be game,

a roll of the die,

you never know,

how it will be,

but not to love,

is and never will be an option.

So embrace love,

when it is yours to take

and never forget,

that you must love with all your heart and soul,

with deep passion,

so that love will be yours -

for now and forevermore.

© 2017 Gypsy Rose Lee


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    • billybuc profile image

      Bill Holland 3 weeks ago from Olympia, WA

      I am married to my soul and inspiration, and her name is Bev. :) Thank you for reminding me how beautiful she is.

    • Naveen Akshar profile image

      Naveen Akshar 3 weeks ago from Chennai, India

      Tears me up.. finding it difficult to express how much I enjoyed this one. Thank you

    • manatita44 profile image

      manatita44 3 weeks ago from london

      Exquisite piece!

      I'm spinning, all right, like a whirling dervish, intoxicated with the celestial wine of Paradise. yet I need more ... greedy me!

      Great title and nice music as well as poetry. Have a great Sunday.

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      Richard Francis Fleck 3 weeks ago from Denver, Colorado

      Sound advice well written in a poem

    • ChitrangadaSharan profile image

      Chitrangada Sharan 3 weeks ago from New Delhi, India

      Beautifully expressed poem about love!

      Thank you!

    • FlourishAnyway profile image

      FlourishAnyway 3 weeks ago from USA

      To find someone who fits you just right is a real blessing. You expressed that well.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 3 weeks ago from Riga, Latvia

      You welcome Bill and glad to hear that Bev is your soul and inspiration.

      You welcome Naveen.

      Thank you Manatita hope you have an inspirational week.

      Thank you Richard.

      You welcome Chitrangada.

      Thank you FlourishAnyway.

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      Genna East 2 weeks ago from Massachusetts, USA

      No truer words written, Rasma. This is very nice work, with a touch of the profound. Beautiful.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 2 weeks ago from Riga, Latvia

      Thank you Genna.

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