Long Distance Poems

Poems about Long Distance Relationships

To love at a distance can be torturous, as you always desire closeness to your beloved. But closeness and distance are not only physical definitions of space but also how we understand our heart. So while the physical distance between us may be great, that space may always be small within the heart. Holding close to the ones we love and trusting in that steadfastness can calm our hearts and soothe our minds no matter how far the physical distance between us. While loving another from far away may be difficult, faith in our love may keep us strong.

Thinking Of You Poems for Distance Relationships


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  1. A Soldier

    Poem About Loving A Soldier

    He says he's leaving.
    He'll be gone about a year.
    He's headed off to fight the war,
    And his time is drawing near.

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    I hope you guys get some time together very soon! Your love will grow deeper and deeper each day. This is a sign of effective love and hope. I feel how sad you are, but don't worry! Stay strong!

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  3. My Dearest Love

    • By Sherri Brown
    • Published: October 2013
    Love Forever Poem To Husband In Prison

    I see you in my thoughts and dreams,
    When I awake, how real it seems.
    You aren't here to comfort me,
    But soon I hope you will be.

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    I have been with my boyfriend for 2 years. He did something bad before we got together, so he's serving 3 years. It has been almost 17 months. I just want to say I love him so much and I'm...

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  4. My Gorgeous Handsome Soldier

    • By Beki Coxon
    • Published: June 2013
    Love Poem To Soldier

    Today my heart is aching
    For a man that's far away
    I would give anything to hold him
    And any ransom I would pay...

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    Getting married doesn't have to be a big deal - City Hall or Justice of the Peace. Wait for his return home to do the big celebration. Family and friends should understand that other things...

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  6. I Promise

    • By Shae F.
    • Published: February 2013
    Promise Ring Poem


    I am giving you this ring as a promise to you
    That no matter what, I will always be here and I will always be true.

    I promise that I will lie with you and hold you at night

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    I have this beautiful person in my life who never wipes my tears, rather he will start crying with me. Whenever I have fallen over he will also fall with me but will never pick me up. At...

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  7. Far Away Lover

    • By Janna Rutty
    • Published: March 2011


    I lay in my bed and think about you
    I love you so much I don't know what to do
    I feel your warmth at my side
    The pain in my heart moves to my eyes

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    I know you are not close and you seem even farther away. I don't really care about the time. So far I haven't heard from you. But what I do care about is making the best use of when I do. I...

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  8. Someone

    • By Owain L. Derbyshire
    • Published: December 2016
    Your Love Has Changed Me

    Words simply can't describe
    My feelings for you,
    For my feelings are so many
    But words, they are so few.

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    It is really super duper awesome. The poem really expresses your feelings. And bro believe me she is really your destiny.

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  10. Thinking About The Distance

    Poem About The Effects Of Long Distance Love

    As I think about the distance,
    I start to crave your brilliance.
    I dream to see you for an instant.
    Without you I question my existence.

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    I had the blessed opportunity to be reunited with my high school sweetheart after 30 years. I have tried many times at romance and love. For one reason or another it didn't work out. Having...

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  11. Long Distance Love

    • By Brandon
    • Published: July 2011
    Cyber Romance Poem

    How do you wait
    At least 3 years
    For a possible soul mate
    But have no fears ...

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    My soulmate and I met online. We live 1,618 miles apart. He is from Portugal, and I am from the United Kingdom. I am a YouTuber, and he got to see me through my videos, and he started to like...

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  12. Something

    • By Constantine
    • Published: July 2015
    Poem About Capturing The Moment

    I wish I could capture this moment forever
    not with a camera but something far better

    something that would enable me to remember how you taste

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    I have the one I love so much, but we break up while we were in high school. I still love the girl up till now, and I don't know what to do to bring her close to me.

  13. Love Apart

    • By Rhonda L. Luther
    • Published: February 2006


    Even though we are miles apart
    You are never far from my heart
    I loved you then
    I love you now...

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    I am so sorry. I'm looking at long distance poems because I'm in this situation. Once we were 100 mile apart, and that was do-able. Then due to her health and children to take care of her,...

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