Just the Two of Us

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Together we walk this world

That’s ever spinning

Some days it leaves us screaming

But mostly we just keep on dreaming


Forever searching

For that cloud with the sliver lining

Looking for the things

That keep us smiling


Days when this roller coaster ride

Gets out of hand

Sending us scattering wide

Wondering if we’ll survive


Then days when things are peaceful

Like circling round on a Wonder Wheel

Looking at all the beauty

That surrounds us


No matter what may come

No matter when

As long as we have our love

I know we’ll be alright


Every morning is bright

Even the rainy days

As long as you are by my side

Giving me a shoulder to lean on


What does it matter?

That this world is turning cold

We must face it and be bold

I am yours and you are mine


You make me smile

At the worst of times

If I cannot reply or I‘m misty eyed

I know you’ll give me a shoulder to lean on


In this world we are pair

Not good one without the other

If I seem to drift away

I know that I’ll still hear your call


So through it all

We walk uphill

Struggling to find

That pot of gold at rainbows end


It’s always good to know

That I am yours and you are mine

Should the world turn against us

We will survive our love will keep us alive

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Like Sweet Lullabies

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Favorite songs

Like sweet lullabies

Melodies so familiar

Bringing contented smiles

No matter if it’s

Country or rock

The words become like friends

Bringing back memories

Of days gone by

Like sweet lullabies

The songs take me away

To the time

When I first heard them

To the time

And to another place

Hearing the songs

Fill the room

Laying back and daydreaming

Soon I’m reliving

The times that once were

The days when the songs

First made me feel so great

Like sweet lullabies

They soothe me

They take me back

And soon I’m drifting

Feeling ever so fine

Old songs

Familiar melodies

Always bringing smiles

Like sweet lullabies


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Let Love In

elusive dreams

Easing the mind

Letting love fly

Making things right

When love is in sight

Never doubt that love is near

Turn around and hold on to it dear

Just a smile and an embrace

Will make you know

That you are mine

As time goes on

Our love will just grow

We will see it all through

You and I will be

Special to one another

So take the time

To ease your mind

Let love fly

Embrace it my dear

You are all that I care for

All that makes life worth while

So take the time to open up your eyes

Take the time

To say you are mine

Let love fly to the skies

Let love make our world

A real fantasy

So let us be as one

Let us be forever in love

Ease your mind

Let love inside

Let your heart delight

In what we have

You and I

Will make love real

For now and forever

I’ll love you dear

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Sparkling Seas

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Sparkling seas

Beneath the sun

Glow like millions of diamonds

In the rays that reflect from above

The seas ripple with tiny waves

Crusted white with foam

Upon them gulls

Bob and dance along

Sparkling seas

Lap against the shore

Where bare feet

Leave footprints in the sand

Sparkling seas

Gray and matted

On a rainy day

As raindrops splatter down

Sparkling seas

Turn into molten silver

During the dark of night

As the bright moon

Makes a path across the water

Sparkling seas

Glow with orange embers

As the sun sets behind the horizon

Sparkling seas

From shore to shore

Sparkling seas

Glittering forever more

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She was his life

His reason for living

Every day she made him smile

She had captured his heart

Right from the very start

She was lovely

She was a joy to be with

He never saw it coming

Never even knew what hit him

There was only a note

That said she was going away

She left him

With a broken heart

Crushed to the very soul

She made him turn from love

Right on to hate

The days turned to gloom

After work

Always in his room

A shot of whisky

Numbed the pain

But in his dreams

She came back again

Every other woman

He felt was another she

He cursed the day he met her

And the day she left

He wondered

How love could go so wrong

Came the note

It said she was wrong

Wrong to have left him

She wanted to come back to stay

His answer was brief

Come home, I love you

He took a shot of whisky


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His Greatest Love

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Sweeter than strawberries

In the summmertime

 More potent than grapes

On the vine

Was his love for her

Yet he couldn’t recall

A moment when

She loved him

As much as he loved her

The kisses they shared

Had lost their heat

Passion’s fires had left

Only smoldering embers

Or so he believed

Yet he was willing to hold her

To have her by his side

It was better than going on

Without her love at all

But a love that has gone cold

Is small comfort

On nights when there is frost all around

So with aching heart

He finally let her go

And watched as she left

Without one regret

It was when another love

Had found him

And filled his heart

With gladness
That she  returned to him

His most precious love

Crying silver tears

And without any fears

He put his new love

On a pedastal

Telling her she no longer

Had a home in his heart

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Leaving Yesterday Behind


Came a time in my life

That I thought I could do most anything

Then I stumbled and fell

And my world turned upside down

The colors all faded

No longer the same

The fast life of youth

Came crashing to a halt

Then I caught my reflection

In the mirror

And I saw that I was still the same

Perhaps a bit older but also wiser

It was then that the world

Continued spinning on

The colors came back

More brilliant than before

The pieces of the puzzle fell into place

Life goes on and life is for living

Youth may come and go

Like autumn leaves blown by the wind

Once summer has faded away

But what remains is very real

What remains is me

And my will to be

A part of the world

A part that enjoys

Laughter and gladness

A part that enjoys

Dancing and romancing

So say good-bye to yesterday

You are better than before

Keep the memories to treasure

Look forward to all the tomorrows

That shines bright upon you

And sail on into life

Smiling bright


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