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The ultimate love poem (in my opinion!)

February 14, 2012

Valentine’s Day is upon us so I thought I’d share my favourite love poem…

Love’s Philosophy

The fountains mingle with the river
   And the rivers with the ocean,
The winds of heaven mix for ever
   With a sweet emotion;
Nothing in the world is single;
   All things by a law divine
In one spirit meet and mingle.
   Why not I with thine?—
See the mountains kiss high heaven
   And the waves clasp one another;
No sister-flower would be forgiven
   If it disdained its brother;
And the sunlight clasps the earth
   And the moonbeams kiss the sea:
What is all this sweet work worth
   If thou kiss not me?
Valentine's Day

Tiny heart shaped leaf (instagram pic by me)

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2 Comments
  1. love the image (and the poem)
    and love the serendipity of you and Kate being friends
    happy Valentine’s Day x

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