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Roses are red, my love ... doo doo da doooo ...
A long, long time ago, on graduation day.
You handed me your book ... I signed this way:
"Roses are red, my love.
Violets are blue.
Sugar is sweet, my love.
But not as sweet as you."
We dated through high school.
And when the big day came,
I wrote into your book,
Next to my name:
"Roses are red, my love.
Violets are blue.
Sugar is sweet, my love.
But not as sweet as you."
Then I went far away and you found someone new.
I read your letter dear, and I wrote back to you:
"Roses are red, my love.
Violets are blue.
Sugar is sweet, my love.
But luck may god bless you."
Is that your little girl?
She looks a lot like you.
Someday some boy will write
In her book, too.
"Roses are red, my love.
Violets are blue.
Sugar is sweet, my love.
But not as sweet as you."



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    UnregisteredMay 26, 2012 at 2:31 am
    Boy and girl date thru high school . . He goes far away (vietnam), and she goes to college, only to find a new guy - - - even though she tries her best to be faithful. They marry "the new guy" and have a daughter that looks like her. Boy wishes girl the best
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    ziejewski_rJun 3, 2012 at 4:15 pm
    That means that whatever you do you've got to keep looking for hte next thing that could come into your life.
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    UnregisteredMay 26, 2012 at 2:26 am
    Young in love couple go together thru school . . Then he goes far away (vietnam)
    She goes to college, and tyring to remain faithful finds someone new, as the stress of being without him is too much.
    He returns, and visits her, and her baby daughter, and the returning soldier wihes her the best . . . Always wondering "what might have been"
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    UnregisteredMay 19, 2012 at 3:15 pm
    Love is like a limp of gold hard to get and hard to hold of all the boy i met your the one i cant forget i do believe that god above created you for me to love he choose you form all the rest because he knew i love you the best
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    UnregisteredApr 7, 2012 at 6:59 pm
    It is a feeling of love... Loves come from us and it expand by rose... Red heart and red rose... True love result red.. Mean red blood... They die for each other...

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