By Charles Robert Lindholm 

Few words, say so much
as the message of silence
and the parting touch
so sad, yet tender 

marking the end
of what we shared
the love that remains
but goes undeclared 

Our eyes are so fluent
with words never spoken
with hopes and dreams
and hearts that are broken 

Two souls bonded
with memories together
but never blessed
with the gift of forever 

A perfect love
an unanswered prayer
the truth’s unavoidable
in a perfect affair 

The whispers remain
and the memories will last
with the message of silence
from out of the past 

and a love remembered 

Copyright © 2017 Charles Robert Lindholm – All Rights Reserved

A Response Poem – Inspired by Midwest Fantasy’s “Love Affair” on WordPress.com

25 thoughts on “A LOVE REMEMBERED

    1. Hugs and Kisses for finding this, Sweet Jeanne!! Weird when your own words make you cry!!! I so adore you for rummaging in my archives and finding ones for the book, Dearest!!

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        1. I am so awed and honored by your interest in my archives and in finding the best of my writing for the book!! You are a Sweet Angel for finding Old gems!!! I Owe You – Big Time!!!

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        2. From what you are digging up I’m a little worried that the newer me won’t match up to the older me! Ha!!
          Are you going to catch any of the effects of this Tropical Storm?


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        1. Do I need to get you one of those hard hats with a light on it like they use in the mines?? LOL Seems to me that is what you are doing for me and I do adore you for spending time in the Salt Mine!!! Ha!

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        2. So glad you like treasure hunting!! Hope you find more!! You’ve turned up some real gems! Still find it hard to believe I wrote some of them – even with my name on them!! You are a Sweet Angel!!
          Happy that you can find the time away from the garden, painting and fixing!! You are such an amazing Whirlwind!!!

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