The truth is that I fall in love
so easily because
a dozen times some days.
I've lived whole lives,
grown old, and died
in the arms of other women
in no more time
than it takes the 2-train
to get from City Hall to
Sometimes reflective, recollecting the years spent together, the anniversary poem marks the passage of time, and the couple that endured it, for better and for worse. Browse our selection of poems on the subject.
|2018||I Loved You Before I Was Born||Li-Young Lee|
|2007||In Each Look Our Years||Edwin Torres|
|2017||Poem Number Two on Bell’s Theorem, or The New Physicality of Long Distance Love||June Jordan|
|1910||To My Wife||Alexander Posey|
|2005||Late Bloomer||Michele Wolf|
|1916||The City is Peopled||H. D.|