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poem: I love you

I’ve been thinking of a way to say this to you I’d be emphatic but my hands are weary and my words are few I have knelt and asked God for help, to show me what I must do I know it might be a little unusual and it’s okay if you think me a fool Ask me again; I love you! I am deeply sorry for taking so long I felt I had a whole life ahead for I was so young I realize only now that I have been so wrong And all we have is right now to sing our song Ask me again, I love you! I have always loved you but I never said so Perhaps I was terrified that my head might say no But this amorous vessel is ours alone to row And I have always done my bit, though you may not know Ask me again, I love you!
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