Better and Worse

May 18, 2010

Better and Worse
by Erin Kilmer

We pledged forever
ten years ago on
Thursday.

In sickness and  health,
we said,
for richer or poorer,
we promised.

For better or worse.

We have seen better
and we have seen worse

But even the worse
has been better
because you have been there.

********

tuesdays unwrapped at cats

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10 Responses to “Better and Worse”

  1. Kathleen said

    Ahh. This kind of love stays. And stays. iLike.

  2. Laura said

    Can’t believe it’s already been 10 years.

  3. linda said

    Congrats Erin…and the poem is precious.

  4. awh, those last three lines… my heart…

  5. cool stuff…
    love to you both

  6. Dawn said

    perfect… the last three. and exactly what marriage is all about 🙂

  7. For us, it was 12 years, two Sundays ago. We to have seen better and worse. This was lovely!

    Stopping by from Tuesdays Unwrapped!

  8. Happy Anniversary,
    cheers to many more years,
    of being better together.

  9. patty said

    oh-congratulations! {and it only gets better}
    pretty shot, too!

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