When I learned about love, I was on my knees, praying for mercy & wisdom. I believed what they said: G-d listened, and G-d cared. I grew to love myself, to open my heart (late). The right girl found me and waited, and led me to believe again, believe anew.
The challenge for this one, I think, was to stick to five-line stanzas or five words in each line. Every time I write about my wife, I’m tempted to use that image above..