our wedding

our wedding

A Poem by Candy S. Bott

It is 6:04 in the morning, on August 9th 2004

I am freshly showered and impatiently waiting, 
for the ceremony to begin. 

I don't remember another time when I was more nervous.

It is humid already, the sun is barely peeking up over the horizon.

The waves crashing loudly a mere 100 feet away.

My silk Gladiolas are getting damp in my sweaty hands.

A few friends are standing around in a circle,

with you and I in the middle, and the man,

The man who told us to say I do. 

© 2011 Candy S. Bott


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Lovely memory of a crucial moment in life.
How correctly you captured the images in words!
I congratulate you,Candy.

Posted 10 Years Ago


Touching piece of work! Great flow and imagery too!

Posted 11 Years Ago



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Candy S. Bott
Candy S. Bott

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I express myself Artistically through Painting, Photography and Poetry. I have been writing for since the 6th grade. (thanks to Miss Bodner) In my teens and early twenties I wrote more but I have bee.. more..

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