Love, What Is Love

LOVE - what is love? A great and aching heart;
Wrung hands; and silence; and a long despair.
Life - what is life? Upon a moorland bare
To see love coming and see love depart.

by Robert Louis Stevenson

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Love and life summed up so succinctly!
Add a comment..Love is some thing that do fails and depart...,unlike life is amazing..
LOVE and LIFE matched up greatly To see love coming and see love depart.
I love poem
A great and aching heart Well written and communicated. SylvaOnyema
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