When she says margarita she means daiquiri. When she says quixotic she means mercurial. And when she says, "I'll never speak to you again," she means, "Put your arms around me from behind as I stand disconsolate at the window." He's supposed to know that. When a man loves a woman he is in New
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.
|1986||On Marriage||Marilyn Hacker|
|2012||Their Secret Was||Jalal al-Din Rumi|
|1999||A Great Need|
|1870||Marriage Morning||Lord Alfred Tennyson|
|2015||Golden Anniversary||Wislawa Szymborska|
|1962||Love Comes Quietly||Robert Creeley|