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“I Love You”

She hadn’t meant to be the first to say it. Yet she had.

He’d wormed his way in, pawing around until he was settled for good.

Then again, she’d done just the same.



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Carol J Forrester is a writer and a history geek. Her debut collection 'It's All In The Blood' came out November 2019. She has a 2:1 BA degree in history from Bath Spa University, enjoys judo at least twice a week, and tries to attend poetry events around the Midlands when she can. Her flash fiction story ‘Glorious Silence’ was named as River Ram Press’ short story of the month for August 2014 and her short story ‘A Visit From The Fortune Teller’ has been showcased on the literary site Ink Pantry. Her poems ‘Sunsets’ and ‘Clear Out‘ were featured on Eyes Plus Words, and two of her poems were included in the DVerse Poets Pub Publication ‘Chiaroscuro’ which is available for purchase on amazon.Her poem ‘Until The Light Gets In‘ was accepted and published at The Drabble and her poem ‘Newborn’ was published by Ink Sweat & Tears. She has been lucky enough to write guest posts for sites such as Inky Tavern and Song of The Forlorn and has hosted a number of guest bloggers on her site Writing and Works.


    • I’m a little unsure of what the exact translation to French would be. I know J’adore but how would you say ‘I love you’ with correct grammar in French? If it isn’t too much trouble.

      • when u say J’ADORE it’s for a thing and when u use I LOVE it’s for a human, the translate in french is J’AIME (d’amour). I LOVE YOU = JE T ‘AIME. Perhaps it’s like the difference between LIKE & LOVE… euh i’m not sure to be clear in my explication !

  1. KymmInBarcelona says

    Somebody has to be first! Sounds like they’re on the same page anyway.

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