Two Hearts - Poem


Two Hearts
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I listen to your question,
And I’ll tell you from the start -
Despite my willing answer,
I’m sure to break your heart.

My face won’t always smile,
I’ll often wear a frown.
I won’t always be cheerful;
Sometimes I'll let you down.

There’ll be arguments and strife,
We won’t always agree.
I’ll tell you you’re being blind -
You’ll say that I can’t see.

I’ll say things that will hurt you;
Your silence cutting deep.
We’ll leave each other’s presence
To be alone and weep.

At times I’ll be frustrated,
You’ll drive me up the wall.
All the silly things you do,
Can't understand at all.

Aside from all the heartache,
And all the grief I cause,
There will be joy and laughter
Enough to make us pause.

The times we sit in quiet
And hold each others’ hand;
We needn’t say a single word,
We know and understand.

The sweetest hugs and kisses, 
Romantic moments shared.
The times we think so much alike,
We know we’re rightly paired.

Our lives bound by one purpose,
To serve the Lord always;
To share His light and awesome love
Forever: all our days.

So, whilst down upon your knee
And asking for my heart,
Remember this as I say yes -
Until death do us part.
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16 comments:

  1. Bushie, this is beautiful!!!!

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  2. *absolutely loves this beyond words* You need to publish someday, Twinnie.

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    1. You totally made my day with that comment, Twinnie. :) Thankyou. :)

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    1. Thankyou Jessica! So happy to find your comment! :D

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  4. wow - that is beautiful, Jasmine!!! I absolutely love it! It describes marriage absolutely wonderfully.
    God has given you a real gift with words - don't waste it! Keep using it for His glory as you have been! xox

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    1. Thank you so much Bethany! So glad you liked it. I wish more people knew what marriage was like before they entered into it; t'would save a lot more unexpected heartache.

      Thankyou so much for your encouragement! Love you. xo

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  5. Wow! Bushy that was great, The best description of a marriage that I have heard in ages :).

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    1. Why thankyou, Michaela! I'm honored.

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  6. This is one of my favorite poems by you, BushMaid. :)

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  7. This is absolutely... I don't have words. :) *loves loves loves*

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  8. I'm honoured you like it so much, Jonathan. :)

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  9. *smiles* Thankyou, Shawnie dearest. :) xo

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