Joyce Hemsley

(22.9.28 / Portsmouth England)

Until We Parted


Never saw the fields of tulips
never heard a skylark sing
never saw a sea so tranquil
until I wore your wedding ring.

Never saw a band of angels
never heard a nightingale
never heard a string concerto
until I wore a wedding veil.

Never felt so lost and lonely
never felt so down at heart
never felt the pangs of jealousy
until the day we had to part.

Submitted: Wednesday, August 27, 2008

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