Robert William Service

(16 January 1874 - 11 September 1958 / Preston)

Home And Love Poem by Robert William Service


Just Home and Love! the words are small
Four little letters unto each;
And yet you will not find in all
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Comments about this poem (Home And Love by Robert William Service )

  • Gold Star - 16,058 Points Mandolyn ... (10/24/2014 9:29:00 PM)

    97 votes.
    wow.

    he gets a 10 from me, just from being born in the 1800's (Report) Reply

    5 person liked.
    7 person did not like.
  • Gold Star - 15,779 Points Deepak Kumar Pattanayak (10/24/2014 5:23:00 AM)

    Phenomenal piece indeed, home without love and love without home are unthinkable............. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 39,733 Points Aftab Alam Khursheed (10/24/2014 4:15:00 AM)

    Home and love, home without love is hell -HOME- Heaven of my enjoyment and LOVE.- Life of vulgarity ends, - Honorable poet concluded -There are no words more simply sweet, Than Home and Love. so nice I pray house must be home Thank you (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 5,611 Points Lorraine Margueritte Gasrel Black (10/24/2014 3:31:00 AM)

    How true! ! ! The home is where the heart lives...no matter how humble or grand... (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 182 Points Karen Sinclair (10/24/2014 1:54:00 AM)

    I found this tweedy in the first stanza (personal taste) but the second stanza it came into it's own with thought provoking truths. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 866 Points Liliana ~el (10/24/2013 9:50:00 PM)

    Touching and spectacular! Sweet and simple truth indeed :) (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 35 Points Jasmine Fafanyo Awagah (10/24/2013 10:01:00 AM)

    i Just like the concept...love without home is no love and a home without love is no home. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 10,816 Points Edgar Stevens (10/24/2013 8:15:00 AM)

    i love this poem...reminds me a lot of old stories.... (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Manohar Bhatia (10/24/2013 7:37:00 AM)

    A man may buy a house, but its the woman who turns it into a home with love, sacrifice, hard chores to put the home in order. So {Home} & {Love} are the prerogative of the woman who has tied up with the man to start a family.Its true these two important words_____ Homa & Love are interconnected. Simple byut beautiful poem.
    Manohar Bhatia. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Linda Beach (5/15/2013 12:27:00 AM)

    I have a thick card with the poem Home and Love although it stops at Than home and love. By Robert W Service the front has two trees with a road leading to two homes. Its black and white on the back written in pencil says 1868
    11 x 18
    3 on 1 Sounds V
    1/2 3163 cant make out the last work. I don't know what it was made for. I am wondering if it is a template to create more of these. Does anyone know what it may be? I would appreciate any help (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 13,881 Points * Sunprincess * (10/25/2012 6:45:00 PM)

    wow..this is an excellent poem..thanks for sharing (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 24 Points Chinonso Uche (10/24/2012 6:27:00 PM)

    Who has Home and Love? Strong words that repells and attract at the same time! Bravo Dear Will. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 0 Points Herman Chiu (10/24/2010 8:03:00 PM)

    Very nice that he was able to identify these two words out of all of them.
    Personally, I agree that these are the two most 'complete' words out there - purely in their feeling and uncompromising, agreeable adoration. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 0 Points Anita Trivedi (10/24/2010 4:04:00 AM)

    One of best writting that i've ever read..... Home & love wonderful....... home & love they are sweetest dreams in life....... lovely write......... (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 585 Points Ramesh T A (10/24/2010 2:54:00 AM)

    Without love where is life in the world? Love Is The Crowning Piece Of Nature! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Guybrush Threepwood (10/25/2009 5:01:00 PM)

    I enjoy the subject of the poem and the basic idea behind each of the lines, but I feel like it could've been worded better. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 365 Points Indira Renganathan (10/24/2009 9:40:00 AM)

    Home without Love is bitterness;
    Love without Home is often pain....
    honest words from the depth of a loving heart... (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 585 Points Ramesh T A (10/24/2009 8:02:00 AM)

    Home is where love resides and love is the place of home and there is no doubt about it! They are more than heaven indeed! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 39 Points Malini Kadir (12/9/2008 12:50:00 AM)

    it is a beautiful poem expresses a wonderful truth! very neatly........ (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Carol Gall (10/24/2008 9:28:00 AM)

    home and love the anels sing in praise (Report) Reply



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