Treasure Island

Patricia Grantham

(May 27,1952 / Moncks Corner, South Carolina)

If We Ever Meet Again


You go your way and I'll go mine
Miss you sorely but will be just fine
If we ever meet again
Maybe we'll sing a sweet refrain

Parting can be full of sorrow
Feels like there is no tomorrow
If we ever meet again
Perhaps it will be better then

A love so special that we shared
Only lasted just for awhile
If we ever meet again
We'll greet each other with a smile

A love so true that's freely sown
Will take a little time to grow
If we ever meet again
Then love we will forever know

Submitted: Sunday, July 07, 2013
Edited: Friday, October 04, 2013

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  • Amitava Sur (10/16/2013 3:03:00 AM)

    Love is so delicate, imperishable that once you know love it's inseparable........ very nice (Report) Reply

  • Ken E Hall (9/22/2013 4:59:00 AM)

    A thumping hit during world war 2 'We'll meet again don't know where don' t know when' as withy the poem everyone will love it, always hope, you explain with gentle words...luvli...regards (Report) Reply

  • Aya Nasr (9/1/2013 10:51:00 PM)

    oh my lord! -sigh- your poem here is my story.. touched me.. you talented (Report) Reply

  • Dash Black (8/26/2013 1:50:00 PM)

    Wow! That's a great write on that particular love-lost but still wanted theme...i enjoyed this one, it was more or less like reading Pablo Neruda's If You Forget Me in your own original way.9/10 (Report) Reply

  • Elena Sandu (8/22/2013 1:25:00 AM)

    I love this poem, it makes from a heart breaking situation a beautiful, hopeful poem! Masterful pen, thank you for share! (Report) Reply

  • Aftab Alam Khursheed (8/18/2013 10:07:00 AM)

    A beautiful farewell poem with great write , ah sweet refrain as always it is so if parted for the time..truth ye depicted well write nice to read....a great write (Report) Reply

  • Louis Rams (7/29/2013 6:57:00 AM)

    if we ever meet again , it will be like the rainbow in the sky - we will create such beauty to the naked eye. (Report) Reply

  • Neela Nath (7/20/2013 10:42:00 PM)

    So lovely.Intense is your feeling, casual is your style! loved very much. (Report) Reply

  • Valsa George (7/15/2013 11:25:00 PM)

    The refrain' If we ever meet again' adds to the lyrical effect of the poem! Enjoyed reading this free flowing poem on departing love! (Report) Reply

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