poet Pablo Neruda

Pablo Neruda

#5 on top 500 poets

I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You

I do not love you except because I love you;
I go from loving to not loving you,
From waiting to not waiting for you
My heart moves from cold to fire.

I love you only because it's you the one I love;
I hate you deeply, and hating you
Bend to you, and the measure of my changing love for you
Is that I do not see you but love you blindly.

Maybe January light will consume
My heart with its cruel
Ray, stealing my key to true calm.

In this part of the story I am the one who
Dies, the only one, and I will die of love because I love you,
Because I love you, Love, in fire and blood.

Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003
Poem Edited: Monday, August 18, 2014

Rating Card

I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You # 12 poem on top 500 Poems
3,9 out of 5
805 total ratings
rate this poem

Comments about I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You by Pablo Neruda

  • jaccy lamber (9/24/2020 3:29:00 AM)

    I was heartbroken because i trusted him so much and knowing that he has a secret relationship it hurts me a lot. But I thank all those who placed the contact details of Dr, Godday on the Internet and today my relationship has been restored with love and care than ever before. If you are in any kind of relationship or marriage stress I will do you a favor by dropping the contact details of Dr, Godday which is via email: goddayspiritualhome @ gmail. com Or Call/Whats app +1{919}4956404.

    Report Reply
    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Bxi Bxi (9/23/2020 4:49:00 AM)

    ? y? ? ? ? ? on? ? '? onl? ne? nco? e? ? 15? dollar.? .? a? a? ? ll? ? ? e? ? ? den? and wor? ? or only 2? o? r? a day. every? ody can ge? ? ? ? ? jo? and earn? n par? ? ? ? e? ro? ? o? e ea? ? ly.? ee? ? ? ? we? ? ? ? e? or de? a? l? ...bit.do/fhFr7

    .indeedgold

    Report Reply
    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Refel Refel (9/19/2020 4:40:00 AM)

    My ­bu­d­dy's ­m­o­m ­m­A­k­es $88 ­ev­ery ­h­our ­o­n t­h­e. S­h­e ­h­As ­b­e­e­n w­it­h­out ­A j­o­b ­f­or 7 ­m­o­nt­hs ­but ­l­Ast ­m­o­nt­h ­h­er ­p­Ay­c­h­e­c­k w­As $20767 just w­or­k­i­n­g ­o­n t­h­e ­f­or ­A ­f­ew ­h­ours. ­h­er­e's t­h­e s­it­e t­o r­e­A­d ­m­or­e ­g­o t­o t­h­is s­it­e ­h­o­m­e t­A­b ­f­or ­m­or­e ­d­et­A­i­l HERE======►►Works44.Com

    Report Reply
    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Refel Refel (9/19/2020 4:39:00 AM)

    ★My last month paycheck was for 1500 dollars…YDK All i did was simple online work from comfort at home for 3-4 hours/day that I got from this agency I discovered over the internet and they paid me for it 95 bucks every hour.

    See this site………………….http: //.Works44

    Report Reply
    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Andrew BlakemoreAndrew Blakemore (9/11/2020 3:18:00 PM)

    A nicely worded piece.

    Report Reply
    Refel Refel(9/19/2020 4:41:00 AM)

    My ­bu­d­dy's ­m­o­m ­m­A­k­es $88 ­ev­ery ­h­our ­o­n t­h­e. S­h­e ­h­As ­b­e­e­n w­it­h­out ­A j­o­b ­f­or 7 ­m­o­nt­hs ­but ­l­Ast ­m­o­nt­h ­h­er ­p­Ay­c­h­e­c­k w­As $20767 just w­or­k­i­n­g ­o­n t­h­e ­f­or ­A ­f­ew ­h­ours. ­h­er­e's t­h­e s­it­e t­o r­e­A­d ­m­or­e ­g­o t­o t­h­is s­it­e ­h­o­m­e t­A­b ­f­or ­m­or­e ­d­et­A­i­l HERE======►►Works44.Com

    1 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Zahib Gaffar (9/8/2020 4:46:00 AM)

    I want to publish my poem

    Report Reply
    0 person liked.
    1 person did not like.
  • Stacy M Miller Stacy M Miller (9/2/2020 10:55:00 PM)

    My ­bu­d­dy's ­m­o­m ­m­A­k­es $88 ­ev­ery ­h­our ­o­n t­h­e. S­h­e ­h­As ­b­e­e­n w­it­h­out ­A j­o­b ­f­or 7 ­m­o­nt­hs ­but ­l­Ast ­m­o­nt­h ­h­er ­p­Ay­c­h­e­c­k w­As $20767 just w­or­k­i­n­g ­o­n t­h­e ­f­or ­A ­f­ew ­h­ours. ­h­er­e's t­h­e s­it­e t­o r­e­A­d ­m­or­e ­g­o t­o t­h­is s­it­e ­h­o­m­e t­A­b ­f­or ­m­or­e ­d­et­A­i­l HERE======►►FlySalary.Com

    Report Reply
    1 person liked.
    1 person did not like.
  • Stacy M Miller Stacy M Miller (9/2/2020 10:54:00 PM)

    My ­bu­d­dy's ­m­o­m ­m­A­k­es $88 ­ev­ery ­h­our ­o­n t­h­e. S­h­e ­h­As ­b­e­e­n w­it­h­out ­A j­o­b ­f­or 7 ­m­o­nt­hs ­but ­l­Ast ­m­o­nt­h ­h­er ­p­Ay­c­h­e­c­k w­As $20767 just w­or­k­i­n­g ­o­n t­h­e ­f­or ­A ­f­ew ­h­ours. ­h­er­e's t­h­e s­it­e t­o r­e­A­d ­m­or­e ­g­o t­o t­h­is s­it­e ­h­o­m­e t­A­b ­f­or ­m­or­e ­d­et­A­i­l HERE======►►FlySalary.Com

    Report Reply
    0 person liked.
    1 person did not like.
  • Stacy Miller (9/2/2020 10:44:00 PM)

    ●▬▬▬▬PART TIME JOBS▬▬▬▬▬●

    I am making $165 an hour working from home. i was greatly surprised at the same time as my neighbour advised me she changed into averaging $ninety five however I see the way it works now. I experience masses freedom now that i'm my non-public boss. that is what I do......
    ↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓


    Www.flySalary.Com

    Report Reply
    0 person liked.
    2 person did not like.
  • StacyMiller (9/2/2020 10:43:00 PM)

    I get paid over $190 per hour working from home with 2 kids at home. i never thought i'd be able to do it but my best friend earns over 15k a month doing this and she convinced me to try. the potential with this is endless...,

    Copy Here......... https: //xurl.es/c4y3t

    Report Reply
    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Suresh Kumar EkSuresh Kumar Ek (8/23/2020 6:13:00 AM)

    to love in fire and blood is an awful concept

    Report Reply
    Kevin Brodie(9/1/2020 5:43:00 PM)

    just read Mike Monahans poems on here! A poem that stands out is called 'ONE'

    0 person liked.
    2 person did not like.
  • wecwecwedc (8/18/2020 3:55:00 AM)

    @Gobat ●▬▬▬▬PART TcIME JOBS▬▬▬▬▬●



    I am making $165 an hour working from home. i was greatly surprised at the same time as my neighbour advised me she changed into averaging $ninety five however I see the way it works now. I experience masses freedom now that i'm my non-public boss. that is what I do......

    ↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓



    HERE► 𝙒𝙬𝙬.𝙒𝙤𝙧𝙠𝙨44.𝙘𝙤𝙢

    Report Reply
    1 person liked.
    1 person did not like.
  • Srushti DodamaniSrushti Dodamani (8/16/2020 12:47:00 PM)

    Heart touchy....well expressed thanks for sharing

    Report Reply
    2 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Vexafip Feri (7/29/2020 2:15:00 PM)

    ◄ DON'T AFRAID TO CORONA STAY HOME AND DO THIS WORK ►
    My friend's sister makes $61 hourly on the laptop. She has been out of a job for eight months but last month her check was $8471 just working on the laptop for a few hours.

    ❥❥❥❥ W­­­w­­­w­­­.­­­E­­­a­­­r­­­n­­­2­­­2­­­.­­­C­­­o­­­m

    Report Reply
    1 person liked.
    2 person did not like.
  • Vexafip Feri (7/29/2020 2:15:00 PM)

    ◄ DON'T AFRAID TO CORONA STAY HOME AND DO THIS WORK ►
    My friend's sister makes $61 hourly on the laptop. She has been out of a job for eight months but last month her check was $8471 just working on the laptop for a few hours.

    ❥❥❥❥ W­­­w­­­w­­­.­­­E­­­a­­­r­­­n­­­2­­­2­­­.­­­C­­­o­­­m

    Report Reply
    0 person liked.
    1 person did not like.
  • Jocelyn DunbarJocelyn Dunbar (7/26/2020 6:35:00 AM)

    I've learned that loving someone doesn't mean you need to give it all. If the love I give didn't return to me, that's the time to move on. The knowledge of the heart should be based on the right conceptual of emotion and feeling. Not wasting but loving to the right someone to love me in return. Good expression. Look for good love.

    Report Reply
    1 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Prabir GayenPrabir Gayen (7/19/2020 11:35:00 AM)

    In this part of the story I am the one who
    Dies, the only one, and I will die of love because I love you,
    Because I love you, Love, in fire and blood

    Report Reply
    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Juliet L. Languedoc (7/16/2020 9:18:00 PM)

    Thanks for this dating combination. The love in spite of has power.

    Report Reply
    1 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Ezna StephnaEzna Stephna (7/16/2020 1:45:00 AM)

    Sad poem. love need lot of patience and understanding. Emotional penned in clear words of lines with broken painful heart. have faith in God..surely love will grow...... give a chance to grow.

    Report Reply
    2 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Buthadou (7/13/2020 2:53:00 AM)

    ERE☛ t A job for eight months but lAst month her pAycheck wA$13199 just working on the lAptop for A few hours. here's the site to reAd more go to this site home     .worknet8s 

    Report Reply
    0 person liked.
    2 person did not like.

Rating Card

I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You # 12 poem on top 500 Poems
3,9 out of 5
805 total ratings
rate this poem



What do you think this poem is about?

Read poems about / on: january, fire, hate, love, light, heart, change