Daily Prompt: Contrast

Was having a discussion about real vs perceived love the other day and thought I’d try to squeeze it into the prompt today.

A quick contrast between
Love, real and perceived;
Where both are beds of roses
The former holds thorns within

For love’s not all sweet and dreamy
There’re pains and sacrifice
I’d rather brave them by your side
Than let us live a lie

I love you as you are
Not only if you’d be
That when I give no return I ask
Except to love you free.


Leave a comment

Filed under feelings, friends, God, love, poetry, style, writing

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s