Remember all those happy days, those times she called our own
In all those well-loved places where you now grieve alone.
And those small endearing gestures, which you thought you knew so well,
Are fading, as time passes, with her words, her kiss, her smell.
Wife Death Poems
Poetry for the Loss of a Wife
When we take our vows and say, "until death do we part," we are lying to ourselves. Death only brings a physical departure. A marriage and the bond between a husband and wife make two people into one. That means that even when we lose a wife, we are still left with that special love that burns inside and never dies. That internal love burns on even if our wife is no longer with us. Clinging to that love inside of us, even if it can never be physically expressed, should carry us and sustain us in her passing.
Poems Honoring A Deceased Wife
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Poem About Remembered Feelings And Choices
Remember all those happy days, those times she called our ownFeatured Shared Story
I lost my wife on my birthday this past January. She was in ICU for 3 months, and I didn't expect to lose her. We were married for 28 years and had been together for 32 years. I spent those...
Death Is Not The End
When a loved one passes on,
Their spirit never dies.
And as we journey on alone,
They're always by our side.Featured Shared Story
Mike L. Johnson,
I lost my wife of 50 years, together for 55 years, in March 2017 too. I feel exactly as you have written. I too cannot see any signs of getting anywhere. Every day is just...
Heartache Of Losing A Loved One
I still say I Love You,
But now there's no reply.
I always feel your presence
As if you never left my side.Featured Shared Story
I understand exactly how you feel and what you are saying. I lost my wife of 40 years 7 months ago (at the age of 56) to the same sickness. I miss her so much. We were so close. I talk to her...
I have fought the feelings
And emotions inside
That fills and empties me,
Like a fast rolling tide.Featured Shared Story
This poem has made my day. I lost my sweetheart to Non Hodgkin’s Lymphoma on 22nd of October 2016 at. She had just turned 40 years. We got married in 2001 on January 9th, and we have two...
Poem About The Anger And Pain Of Losing Wife
Is it truly selfish to want you back again?
I could not calm your mind, I could not ease your pain;
I thought my love would be enough to keep you here with me;
But now I know that was never going to be.Featured Shared Story
This poem affected me deeply, summing up the emptiness of losing the one who makes you whole. On the 12th of July 2016 it will be 4 years since I lost my beautiful wife Jane. We had been...
Poem About Not Fearing Death
When I had you I was afraid to die.
Now that you're gone, death is my friend; he is by my side.
If he takes me today, I will go with a smile.
Let others cope and heal for awhile.Featured Shared Story
Hello, my name is Patrick. It's so hard to type this, and am still in shock that I am doing so, but my gorgeous/brave/free_spirited wife who was only 33 years old passed away 2 weeks ago...
Poem About Missing Wife On Valentine's Day
Christmas, birthdays, anniversaries are hard,
But Valentine's Day seems the hardest of all.
Christmas I celebrate with all I hold dear,
Though your absence is felt through all of the cheer.Featured Shared Story
Lost my beautiful bride of 19 years on February 26, 2016. We were married on Valentine’s Day 1997. Wish I could have another 19 years with her. Valentine’s Day will never be the same. Tears...
Poem About Wife Dying From Breast Cancer
They said time would ease the pain.
Every day I still feel the same.
I wake every morning reaching for you,
My pillow soaked with my tears like the morning dew.Featured Shared Story
I lost my wife to breast cancer on July 12, 2016. We were married for 45 years. We took her to the best hospital in Pakistan, and at one stage we thought we had beaten it for good. But it...
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