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1977

Rippling memories

By Rowan Finley Published about a month ago 1 min read
Top Story - June 2024
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1977 - I remember the year like it was today. Newly nineteen and newlyweds. Your hair was like goldenrod. Your dress framed your body perfectly. Your lips sang to me all the way down the aisle. We were young and smart, not dumb, I think. You are still my sweet everything after all these years. It brings tears to my eyes when I think about how well we still suit each other. You make familiar look gorgeous! Thank you for trusting me and caring for me the way you always do. I sometimes get lost with dreams but you always do the best to make those dreams reality.

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Rowan Finley

Father. Academic Advisor. Musician. Writer. Aspiring licensed mental health counselor. My real name is Jesse Balogh.

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Comments (16)

  • Sweileh 88828 days ago

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  • girlbos memoabout a month ago

    Apakah disini ada yang sedang mencari jodoh?

  • Imuabout a month ago

    😱😱

  • JBazabout a month ago

    You said in few words tha say it all. Beautiful Congratulations

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  • TahimaAniabout a month ago

    loved it♥️

  • Khanabout a month ago

    So heartwarming ❤️ Congratulations on the top story

  • Melissa Ingoldsbyabout a month ago

    Absolutely perfect 💯 & oh so romantic 💕🥰😍

  • Margaret Brennanabout a month ago

    congratulations on TS. Oh to have a love like this. Every woman's dream. Love it.

  • Kendall Defoe about a month ago

    I knew this would make the list!

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  • Shirley Belkabout a month ago

    perfect for June

  • Mark Grahamabout a month ago

    These lines sound like wedding vows. In 1977 I was very much still a kid.

  • Colleen Waltersabout a month ago

    What a beautiful perspective… very heartwarming and a special tribute to true love - ❤️😊

  • Esala Gunathilakeabout a month ago

    Oh! Very heartfelt one.

  • Andrea Corwin about a month ago

    The best line is "You make familiar look gorgeous!" Beautiful poem!

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