A well respected, award winning social enterprise
Volunteer run - Government and charity funded
We help 50,000 people a year through divorce

01202 805020

Lines open: Monday to Friday 9am-5pm
Call for FREE expert advice & service info

What are we each entitled to in our divorce settlement?

What does the law say about how to split the house, how to share pensions and other assets, and how much maintenance is payable.

What steps can we take to reach a fair agreement?

The four basic steps to reaching an agreement on divorce finances are: disclosure, getting advice, negotiating and implementing a Consent Order.

What is a Consent Order and why do we need one?

A Consent Order is a legally binding document that finalises a divorcing couple's agreement on property, pensions and other assets.

Do you need help sorting out a fair financial settlement?

Our consultant service offers expert advice and support to help you reach agreement on a fair financial settlement quickly, and for less than a quarter of the cost of using a traditional high street solicitor.

Love after Love

  • runriarun
  • runriarun's Avatar Posted by
  • Junior Member
  • Junior Member
19 May 12 #331654 by runriarun
Topic started by runriarun
This poem is the inscription from the book, Time Travellers Wife. a Beautiful book and this poem is my mantra ..... I had forgotten to love myself, take care of myself. I am coming to realise I am precious, fragile right now and I need to love her and keep loving her no matter what happens.

Love After Love

The time will come
when, with elation
you will greet yourself arriving
at your own door, in your own mirror
and each will smile at the other''s welcome,

and say, sit here. Eat.
You will love again the stranger who was your self.
Give wine. Give bread. Give back your heart
to itself, to the stranger who has loved you

all your life, whom you ignored
for another, who knows you by heart.
Take down the love letters from the bookshelf,
the photographs, the desperate notes,
peel your own image from the mirror.
Sit. Feast on your life.

Derek Walcott

  • NoWhereToTurnl
  • NoWhereToTurnl's Avatar
  • Platinum Member
  • Platinum Member
19 May 12 #331656 by NoWhereToTurnl
Reply from NoWhereToTurnl
Thank you so much for posting this poem, now my mantra also.

Take care and I wish you a happy future.

  • Gloriasurvive
  • Gloriasurvive's Avatar
  • Platinum Member
  • Platinum Member
05 Jun 12 #335206 by Gloriasurvive
Reply from Gloriasurvive
I loved the book the Time Traveller''s Wife and I was not too disappointed in the film.

Thank you for putting this up.

Moderators: wikivorce teamrubytuesdaydukeyhadenoughnowTetsSheziLinda SheridanForsetiMitchumWhiteRoseLostboy67WYSPECIALBubblegum11