Though silver, gold, and diamonds gleam
and precious gems may raise esteem,
the highest wealth life's ledgers see
recounts the love we give for free.

Appraisal © Copyright 2021, Robert J. Tiess.

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Inspired by the pricelessness of unconditional love.
Submitted: January 18, 2021