Some of my poems are from

Mine and my carol's ill gotten past. 

We had earlier days both of us,loved.

She was the step daughter, Her dad.

Was sent early to the heavens above,

She had two elder sister's. Not wicked as yet.

Her father was gone, her mother was spent.

For no fault of her own, to the orphanage sent.

Me being dyslexic, dyscalculia weren't 

the easiest days, I was loved but bullied

Each day. A lifetime had passed, We found

One another. It was meant to be, Me 

with her, Her with me. Both families thought

Our love wouldn't last. But we sure did

Despite of them and our past. 

The love we hold is very special,

It never will end and will always last.


Poetry by Alan J Ripley The PoetBay support member heart!
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Written on 2022-05-13 at 00:03

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jim The PoetBay support member heart!
This is sweet, I identify with the depth and longevity of your marriage.

Best wishes to you and your carol.

Griffonner The PoetBay support member heart!
Bless! Such loving sentiments expressed here.