Cupid’s dilemma

I have tried so many times
to say,
‘I love you’,
in fourteen lines, but
failed more times than that.
Words, do ease the pain and
increase the joy
of being able to employ
another way to say,
‘I love you’,
If I could send to you
my heart shot through with arrows,
you
would understand.

© 2015, John Smallshaw.

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