What Love Is Meant To Be

What Love Is Meant To Be

A Poem by Tate Morgan

It had been six years to the day from that beautiful afternoon As there he knelt, hoping she felt as he had 'neath the harvest moon


 Aris and Andrew 

Start this adventure six years past

on the day that they both met

For on that day, he put away

all thought of fear or regret


He’d held this dream from the minute

of the day they'd become friends

That they would be, held happily

in a marriage that never ends


Then just at five fifty seven

he had knelt down upon the green

As all around, a hushed sighed sound

fell across the uncommon scene


It had been six years to the day

from that beautiful afternoon

As there he knelt, hoping she felt

as he had 'neath the harvest moon


 Only after risking his heart

in hopes that only love can bring

There on the sod, in front of God

gave her his hand clasping the ring


To say I was moved is surely

the understatement of the year

For it struck me, as it had she

as both our hearts then shed a tear


He had been planning it for months

a treasure for us all to see

And each one knew, so sweet the view

 this is what love is meant to be

Aris and Andrew

Married 6/6/15

The greatest honor ever bestowed upon me,walking her down the aisle

Aris and I last night 



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© 2020 Tate Morgan

Author's Note

Tate Morgan
For making my daughters dreams come true I tip my hat to this boy and the father that raised him.

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Surprise follows surprise!
The Great Poet of WC gets all poets and writers to see,wish and rejoice the fabulous,wonderful and divine engagement of Aris and Andrew.
Tate, we are all proud to be your friend.
We are all happy to see the graceful event.
We wish Aris and Andrew happiness of paradise.
Wish them a very happy family as their prize.

Posted 7 Years Ago

2 of 2 people found this review constructive.

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This is true romance, such as most of us will never know. I congratulate all of you.

Posted 7 Years Ago

Wow, I've heard this story already but you made a lovely poem out of it Tate...the photo's tell a lovely story too...congratulations to all!!

Posted 7 Years Ago

Lovely poem, Tate! This young man sounds like a good man. I wish the best to your daughter as she starts on this journey with him. Angi~

Posted 7 Years Ago

So beautiful, Mr.Morgan. I'm totally teared up now............;_(

Posted 7 Years Ago

This is indeed a beautiful tribute to those two love birds.. I am sure your daughter will cherish this poem for the rest of her life.. just as all of you cherish that moment between them on the Greens. Wonderful work, Tate!

Posted 7 Years Ago

great job Tate you did them justice with this poem, touching story my friend and you the proud Dad...congratulations are in order, give them my best.

Posted 7 Years Ago

Love this poem, so much! This write was so powerful and moving, I wish you all good luck and many blessings in the future!
God Bless :)

Posted 7 Years Ago

What a great occasion, beautiful photos (your daughter is gorgeous). And what could be more fitting than your superb poem to commerate the occasion.

Posted 7 Years Ago

Its the impulse ... your son-in-law has balls of steel. What an incredible inspiration. You have to tell us when the date is ... I'll need to send them a card. A great event and poem Tate ... love does make the world go round.

Posted 7 Years Ago

WOW, so touching and moving. So so happy for you. Wish them life long happiness and sweet wedded bliss.

Posted 7 Years Ago

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Added on August 17, 2013
Last Updated on July 15, 2020
Tags: poetry


Tate Morgan
Tate Morgan

Marion , OH



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