By the Book

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We were a novel couple with a story to tell,

Like a limited edition - cool and sophisticated,

If only we could have reviewed and resolved our issues,

We had a hard back love that made us elated,

I should have read between the lines,

It was written all over your face,

Whatever happened to our loving page?

Like a flimsy paperback we fell from grace,

Maybe we will be back in print under a paper moon,

We were 100% proof but compatible we couldn’t be,

Your watermark is on my parchment forever more,

The spine that bound us has broken free,

In our final chapter you threw the book at me.

◄ Fall Into Autumn

Loveontheline ►

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M.C. Newberry

Thu 24th Oct 2013 11:38

Imaginative concept, neatly expressed.

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Cynthia Buell Thomas

Thu 24th Oct 2013 11:28

Clever idea, and you kept it going.

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Tom Doolan

Tue 22nd Oct 2013 20:21

Hi Isobel - I am not adverse to that. Everyting will be all write lol. Looked at your work and laughed.com :D

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Isobel

Tue 22nd Oct 2013 13:28

Well at least you didn't lose your sense of humour with the love page. Time for a new chapter I think ;)

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Tom Doolan

Tue 22nd Oct 2013 13:16

Thanks Steve for your comments, it's lonely on the shelf lol. Checked out some of your work - great stuff.

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Steve Higgins

Mon 21st Oct 2013 20:41

Fabulous -a very novel idea -Best wishes, Steve

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