Saturday, October 30, 2010

Romance Verses Love

Romance is fleeting, but love is long.
Romance is flying, but love is a safe landing.
Romance seeks perfection, but love forgives faults.
Romance anguishes as it waits for the phone to ring
 to bring a voice that says sweet things,
but love is the anguish of waiting for a call that assures
 you someone else is safe and happy.
Romance is suspense, anticipation and surprise, but love is dependability.
Romance is dancing in the moonlight, gazing deep into desired eyes,
but love is saying, "You're tired, honey, I'll get up this time."
Romance is delicious, but love nourishes.

- Anonymous


  1. Wow, wow, wow. I LOVE that. My favorite line:

    "Romance seeks perfection, but love forgives faults."

  2. Sooo good...thanks for sharing. I'm with Abigail on the favorite line tally.

    A very wise woman once told me: Marriage is not 50/50. Marriage is not 100/100. Marriage is 100/ 100% and expecting NOTHING in return. Why is that so hard to remember?!

    Love you!

  3. Excellent wisdom Sara.....I agree with you both on the "favorite line" tally...I love the last line also!

  4. I came across your blog here after you posted on it! This is such a great quote, especially for a "stars and butterflies" type person like me! :)

    I look forward to following your blog more in the future!

  5. Thank you for the much needed reminder :)

  6. Hi Annie....I really enjoyed your blog, it is sweet of you to stop by mine. I look forward to our chat sometime!

    Hi are welcome, that's exactly why I loved the poem so much!

    Blessings to you sweet ladies!