Time passes, and love endures.
Such a love is like water.
It washes over all,
rising and falling like the tide
with life's ups and downs.
But, always, this selfless love returns
to cover the rocky shoals of life and marriage,
lapping the high, smooth shore.


© 1991 by Frederick Su.

Written for the 50th anniversary of Dino and Madelyn Bertolini, parents-in-law.

Feel free to use for your special occasion. I only ask that you attribute the poem to me as "by Frederick Su, www.bytewrite.com." Enjoy.