Treasure Island

Alan Brantley


Poem for Crystal


Why is it that some people who find love,
handle it with such carelessness?

Some people search for love all their lives.
When it is found, why put it down and forget about it,
only to realize how much it meant when it is gone?

When you find love, hold on to it,
celebrate its feelings,
drown in them every day,
be consumed by them...

I am consumed by you Crystal.

I will never set aside my love.
I will never look for it only when it is lost.

I love you.
I will show you and tell you every day.
I love you Crystal Forever.

Love,
Alan

Submitted: Friday, September 06, 2013
Edited: Monday, September 09, 2013

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My soul mate. I knew her when I was 5 and then didn't see her again until I was 35. True Love

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