Two as one

Standing here entwined with you is my life and all that I want to do.
We have heard laughter and seen tears and watched lives unfold through out the years.
Babies and children playing at our feet through generations now which makes us feel complete.
Through war and peace we have stood true you for me and I for you. Some have tried us to part. Luckily, for us they have failed for we would die if wrenched apart.
So for now in sun or rain through delight and deep sorrow we stand united and so remain.



27 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. fatimasaysell
    Sep 20, 2012 @ 14:26:02

    Good choice of pictures to go with theme.


  2. Wendell A. Brown
    Sep 20, 2012 @ 15:28:27

    Very amazing poem! I loved it!


  3. gigoid
    Sep 20, 2012 @ 16:28:55

    Willow…. I tagged you in Dolly’s new Story Game…. you can see the details here:…. Good luck!…. The original post of Dolly’s is here: 🙂


  4. gigoid
    Sep 20, 2012 @ 16:30:37

    I left a comment previously, but it disappeared…. I tagged you in Dolly’s Story Game…. here is the original post by Dolly:…. and here is where I tagged you….. Good luck!…..


  5. Audrey Howitt
    Sep 20, 2012 @ 20:05:35

    Beautiful write–such strong feelings of love and need expressed–


  6. Betty Hayes Albright
    Sep 21, 2012 @ 03:35:38

    Loved the poem – and the matching photos!


    • willowdot21
      Sep 21, 2012 @ 04:41:35

      Thank you Betty I am very pleased with this poem I took the photos myself and as I touched their gnarled trunks they told me their story. We saw them in a park that was a ww1 memorial.


      • Betty Hayes Albright
        Sep 21, 2012 @ 04:43:52

        That must’ve been something to see those old, entwined trees in person. You did a great job of photographing them. I love trees – especially when they embrace each other. 🙂

      • willowdot21
        Sep 21, 2012 @ 04:53:34

        Yes it was I can truly say that it was a special moment and I honestly felt at one with the trees I was lucky with the photos as I took them on my phone 🙂 xx

  7. WordsFallFromMyEyes
    Sep 21, 2012 @ 19:54:30

    What a gorgeous take on a couple of trees you chanced by. For a start, it’s a great picture (couple of pictures). Trees are so solid, so wonderfully solid.


    • willowdot21
      Sep 21, 2012 @ 20:11:23

      Thank you Noeleen I am so pleased that you liked this poem. It honestly jus came into my mind when I saw them in a park. I took the photos because those trees spoke to me. I honestly think this is my favourite poem;-) xx


  8. zendictive
    Sep 23, 2012 @ 12:59:26

    awesome… two as one… (~_~)


  9. eof737
    Sep 29, 2012 @ 01:30:21

    They do look like a pair of dancers. 😉


  10. Martin Shone
    Oct 04, 2012 @ 20:08:11

    Ooh I love trees 🙂 and these are wonderful x


  11. wendystrohm
    Oct 18, 2012 @ 20:18:33

    Oh yes! Love the writing and the pictures.


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