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    Nice one that rhymes, preferably about love or feelings. Please i am desperate !!!!

    (Original post by Sonata)
    Nice one that rhymes, preferably about love or feelings. Please i am desperate !!!!

    Un orange sur la table
    Ta robe sur la tapis
    Et toi dans mon lit.
    Doux presents du present
    Chaleur de mon vie.

    Jacques Priver

    Sonnet 18

    SHALL I compare thee to a summer’s day?
    Thou art more lovely and more temperate:
    Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May,
    And summer’s lease hath all too short a date:
    Sometime too hot the eye of heaven shines,
    And often is his gold complexion dimm’d;
    And every fair from fair sometime declines,
    By chance, or nature’s changing course untrimm’d;
    But thy eternal summer shall not fade,
    Nor lose possession of that fair thou ow’st,
    Nor shall death brag thou wander’st in his shade,
    When in eternal lines to time thou grow’st;
    So long as men can breathe, or eyes can see,
    So long lives this, and this gives life to thee.


    He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven [doesn't rhyme but it's so cute]

    HAD I the heavens’ embroidered cloths,
    Enwrought with golden and silver light,
    The blue and the dim and the dark cloths
    Of night and light and the half light,
    I would spread the cloths under your feet:
    But I, being poor, have only my dreams;
    I have spread my dreams under your feet;
    Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.


    How do I Love Thee?

    How do I love thee? Let me count the ways.
    I love thee to the depth and breadth and height
    My soul can reach, when feeling out of sight
    For the ends of being and ideal grace.
    I love thee to the level of every day's
    Most quiet need, by sun and candle-light.
    I love thee freely, as men strive for right.
    I love thee purely, as they turn from praise.
    I love thee with the passion put to use
    In my old griefs, and with my childhood's faith.
    I love thee with a love I seemed to lose
    With my lost saints. I love with the breath,
    Smiles, tears, of all my life; and, if God choose,
    I shall but love thee better after death.

    Elizabeth Barrett Browning.

    oh so my philip larkin poem on the books sub forum wasn't good enough eh?

    Baby I got sick this morning
    A sea was storming inside of me
    Baby I think I'm capsizing
    The waves are rising and rising
    And when I get that feeling
    I want Sexual Healing
    Sexual Healing is good for me
    Makes me feel so fine, it's such a rush
    Helps to relieve the mind, and it's good for us
    Sexual Healing, baby, is good for me
    Sexual Healing is something that's good for me

    - Marvin Gaye
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