I have never in my life
wished for fortune or fame,
Only to be your
wife and to share your last name.
have wanted a big house or a fancy car,
to be somewhere close to you, wherever you
Sitting together, sometimes not
Having you close enough for me
to reach out and touch.
Having the confidence
in yourself to let me be me,
Knowing when you
look into my eyes it is love you
Being held so tenderly by you when I
need to cry,
Sometimes not able to even give
you a reason why.
For me to know you will
always be there by my side,
A heart filled
with love and trust only you can
Talking things through to say
what is on our mind,
But then being able to
move on and leave it all behind.
put a price on all of these things,
or greeting cards, no diamond rings.
since our wedding day when we first said I
These are the only things I have ever
wanted from you.
So take the big house, fancy
car or any fortune or fame,
Please, know I am
content just sharing your last name.
© Brenda Sparkman