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I'm getting married in two days, and as part of our ceremony, my groom and I will read "i carry your heart" by ee cummings together. I read the blue parts.

i carry your heart with me(i carry it in
my heart)
i am never without it(anywhere
i go you go, my dear; and whatever is done
by only me is your doing, my darling)


i fear no fate(for you are my fate, my sweet)
i want no world(for beautiful you are my world, my true)
and it's you are whatever a moon has always meant
and whatever a sun will always sing is you

here is the deepest secret nobody knows
(here is the root of the root and the bud of the bud
and the sky of the sky of a tree called life; which grows
higher than soul can hope or mind can hide)

and this is the wonder that's keeping the stars apart
i carry your heart(i carry it in my heart)


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Fri Jan 15, 2010 12:34 am
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Congratulations and best wishes Krysondra!

The poem you choose is beautiful, it gave me goose bumps reading it.

Happy, happy day, and I wish you a long and happy marriage.



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Krysondra.....all the best and a long and happy life together!


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What a beautiful addition to the marriage ceremony. Best Wishes, Krysondra. And thanks for sharing the poem -- e.e. cummings is a favorite of mine.



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Thanks to you all.

I haven't really read a lot of e.e. cummings, but I think that I will be in the future.


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