A is for the things I’m about to say
B is the book you pretend to read, but you’re listening anyway.
C is for the comfort I feel in your embrace
D is the dreams we share across time and space
E is for the emotions that I feel
F is for feeling those emotions for real
G is the gratitude I have inside
H is the honor of having you by my side
I is for inviting me into your heart
J is the joy you bring me, right from the start.
K is for all the kisses we will share
L is for later, in some room, somewhere.
M is the midnight drives for a cup of
N is “No, I love you, but I will not drink coffee!”
O is for omitting all my flaws
when describing me to your Parents, my future in-laws.
Q is the Question I’m about to ask
R is a reminder that I’m saving it for last.
S is the secrets we hide from each other
T is the trust regardless, it feels me with wonder.
U is for understanding things will never be
V is the vices you have learned to accept.
W is the wobbling of my knees when you are near
X is the XXX things we will indulge in, my dear.
Y is for you, always you, my love
Z is the zero that I am, but you carry me with the wings of a dove.
Please, dear heart, will you marry me?