Heartwarming Poem “But You Didn’t” Is Dramatized In This Tearjerker of a Video

“But You Didn’t,” A Poem About Love, Gets Dramatic Adaptation That Will Pull Your Heart StringsA video adaptation of Merill Glass’s poem, “But You Didn’t.” This heartwarming tale of love and loss will bring on the tears but in a good way.

It’s said that the author was widowed and died of old age. When her daughter was organizing her remains, she discovered this poem her mother had written to her father back then, titled “But You Didn’t.”

Poetry seems ready-built to connect directly with our emotions. This particular short film takes a powerful poem and weaves images to explain the stanzas, building on the impact of the original text in a profound way.