Monday, March 29, 2010

March 29, 2010 - The Gift

The Gift

Wrapped in ribbons tied in bows
My love I have for you
A pretty package to unwrap
Your heart I give it to

Hold it gently in your hands
Recall its fragility
No harm will come if you shake it
But do it lovingly

Place it gently to your ear
Listen to what's inside
This gift I give you makes no sound
But it cannot hide

Now if you truly wish to know
How it will look and feel
You must open it and look inside
And know that it is real

Copyright *Neva Flores @2010


johnnydod said...

O I love gifts... lovely poem

TyHyChi said...

You can't get any better than that!

retrit said...

Heart is the most precious someone he deserves it...

Anonymous said...

Well Said, Neva

iwalkiwrite said...

There's no better gift!

Anonymous said...

Wonderful, I read these words over and over, I loved this one neva, so much. Ty again.

Moira said...

this poem is a gift from Neva....but only gives a glimpse of the gift that she herself is...Lovely poem Neva

Jonie said...

Love is a wonderful gift - so well expressed. Great!

phyllis said...

OH my-- so lovely and so true ; Love is an unearned gift .

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Anonymous said...

Lovely poem dear poetess...Smiles:)