I still do…
It’s so easy to say I do,
Wide eyed, walking on cloud nine—
Young at heart, carefree, and just so in love.
Easily persuaded, all will work out fine.
But, honeymoons don’t last very long.
Trouble oft alters the lyrics of love songs.
The unfamiliar and the unexpectedness of life,
For many lead to hard toil amid stress and strife.
But then again, we knew that from the get go.
Life is not always like a river with a smooth flow.
But, at times as raging rapids with hidden rough spots,
Painful predicaments, and difficult choices.
What began a fairytale can quickly turn nightmare.
With hurt so deep, there is little love left to share.
But a little love is yet enough love to hold on to.
And it will take that love to be able to say—
Despite it all, Baby, I still do.
Through all life’s changing, I still do.
In unexpected rearranging, I still do.
No matter the test or trial, I still do.
During hurt or through smiles, I still do.
In trying years, I still do.
Together in tears facing fears, I still do.
Down to nil, I still do.
Gone be youthful thrills, I still do.
Yes, my darling. Yes to you, I still do.
What therefore God hath joined together, let not man put asunder.
I Owe Jesus
PLEASE ENCOURAGE AUTHOR, LEAVE COMMENT ON ARTICLE
Read more articles by Larry Reed, Sr. or search for other articles by topic below.
Search for articles on: (e.g. creation; holiness etc.)Read more by clicking on a link:
Main Site Articles
Most Read Articles
Highly Acclaimed Challenge Articles.
New Release Christian Books for Free for a Simple Review.
God is Not Against You - He Came on an All Out Rescue Mission to Save You
...in Christ God was reconciling the world to himself, not counting their trespasses against them... 2 Cor 5:19
Therefore, my friends, I want you to know that through Jesus the forgiveness of sins is proclaimed to you. Acts 13:38
LEARN & TRUST JESUS HERE
The opinions expressed by authors do not necessarily reflect the opinion of FaithWriters.com.