As seagulls peer into the waves, expecting the night to fall,
an older couple refuse to give up their walk
in spite of the chill, the sun setting
her hand in his, still holding
having been through enough hell
to never let go of love
or each other.
Their twilight was always
the most beautiful.
Poetry and Image © Copyright 2016, and revised 2018, ancient skies, Originally Posted August 2016
36 thoughts on “As Seagulls Peer into the Waves”
You really touch my heart! Peace and blessings!
Thank you for your great comments! Peace and wonderful blessings to you.
Beautiful poem and deeply touching.
I loved it all but quote these lines: “to never let go of love
or each other.”
Thank you Miriam for your wonderful comments! What a blessing. Peace and great blessings to you.
Deeply moving. So beautiful.
Thank you Vera! She is my inspiration. Peace and have a wonderful weekend.
Such a wonderful love, thoughts are with you.
Thank you for your beautiful and encouraging comments! Peace and wonderful blessings to ya.
Beautiful vision of true love, Nico. Keeping you both in thoughts and prayers…
Thank you Lauren for your wonderful comments! Peace and blessings to you.
Words weaved together in a testament of love. Well done.
Thank you Joseph! My Love is amazing, and I love to write about us. Peace to you and great blessings.
OH this pulls at the heartstrings! Wonderful Nico! ❤
Thank JR for your great comments! I love walking on the beach with her. Peace and blessings to you and your family.
You are very welcome and yes walking the beach together is a wonderful thing!
All the above! Yes, profound, beautiful!
Thank you Claire for your wonderful comments! Peace and be powerfully blessed.
Written like the live story that it is.
What a wonderful comment! Thank you Connie, peace and great blessings to you.
So touching. Beautiful, Nico. Blessings and peace to you and your wife.
Thank you Erika! She is inspiring for sure! Peace my friend and have a wonderful week.
Thank you and of course you too, dear friend!
Thank you for your wonderful comment! Peace and blessings to ya.
Love this! Twilight always captures me. Thanks for sharing your heart with us.
Thank you Lois for your wonderful comments! Peace and have a great week.
Love is such a beautiful thing. This is beautiful
Thank you Nyx! Peace my friend and blessings to ya.
Peace to you as well
Thank you Maria! Yes, I do love her. We’ve been married for more than 30 years! Peace to you and wonderful blessings.
It’s a love that can be felt through your words. The world needs it. Blessings to you too.
I am humbled and blessed by your kind words. 🙂