My darling, my lover, my beautiful wife: Marrying you has screwed up my life.
But the roses are wilting, the violets are dead, the sugar bowl's empty and so is your head. I want to feel your sweet embrace; But don't take that paper bag off your face. I love your smile, your face, and your eyes Darn, I'm good at telling lies!
There are many traditional styles of humorous short poems.
The challenge is in getting your words into the proper number of syllables in each stanza.
Kind, intelligent, loving and hot; This describes everything you are not. I thought that I could love no other -- that is until I met your brother. Roses are red, violets are blue, sugar is sweet, and so are you.
My feelings for you no words can convey, Except for maybe 'Go away" 10.
As your relationship continues, dating serves as a captivating way to find out who a person really is.
Sharing experiences together allows you to see that person, and even yourself, for what you truly are.
This poem is about someone who sort of fades into your life and end up meaning the world to you. You are one of those people That so effortlessly slip Into my unsuspecting life.
The real criterion that defines a poem is whether I am writing something that could not be conveyed in prose.
The strict grammatical rules that define prose have no place for a real poem's sentiment.
At the same time a poem doesn't need to convey a profound message in order to qualify.
A poem that is cute may very easily fit the this criterion as well.