Don't Pretend That You Love Me (Your Words Are Killing Me)

September 24, 2009
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Don’t pretend that you love me. Your words are killing me.

You tell me that you love me.
That you’ll be mine forever more.
That you’ll always be there for me.
On and on.
On and on your lies sink inside my body, soul, and heart.
On and on I fall for those simple, simple words.
Those words that consume my entire self,
That drown out every other feeling that I’ve felt before,
That take over every piece of logic that I know is true,
Those words that bring me over the edge of what is right and wrong.

As soon as those words leave your lips,
I fall down…down…lower…
I guess that’s what its like to be in love.
Or what it’s like to be in a farce love.
If you loved me,
If you would never leave me,
If you would be mine forever,
Then why don’t you look me in the eye when you say those words?
Why don’t you laugh with me like you used too?
Why aren’t you happy when your with me?
When you say those words I fall…down…down…lower…
But now those words are a lie.
And that lie is killing me.
Ripping me apart bit by bit.
You don’t love me.
You can’t even look me in the eye and say that you do.
Is it over so soon?
Don’t pretend that you love me.
Is it over?
Don’t pretend.
Is it really over?
Your pretending.
It’s over.

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MissSperanza said...
May 4, 2012 at 11:43 pm
I love this <3 I just went throught the EXACT same thing so I can relate. I started tearing up. It's amazing. I'm sorry that you have to go through this too.
Cielo4ever said...
Aug. 14, 2011 at 2:20 pm
Awesome. But you should put it under the poems! 
datrumpeter said...
Jan. 28, 2011 at 6:32 pm
wow....i know exactly how this feels, and this poem almost made me cry. its amazing!! great work!
love2love17 said...
Dec. 15, 2010 at 3:34 pm
Very very well written and moving, just watch out for grammatical errors. But otherwise, great job! :)
doubleblacklover said...
Nov. 23, 2010 at 1:26 pm
this was awesome. I tried writing ap oem really similar like a few months ago and it came out really bad nad now I read this and I'm sooo jealous, this was the affect i had wanted!
russianreader said...
Nov. 23, 2010 at 1:21 pm
I have never been in the situtation, but from what I know it sounds terrible and your poem really reflects that. Good job!!
pookah22 said...
Sept. 18, 2010 at 9:43 am
great work!!
camillecr1 said...
Mar. 4, 2010 at 1:19 pm
this poem is soooo true. i love how you really captured all the aspects of how someone feels after learning the truth about something like that.
SammehGoesRawr said...
Feb. 10, 2010 at 11:38 am
nice x] i lyk iht
rokie101 said...
Oct. 7, 2009 at 9:59 pm
I really like this!! good job!!
Jennifer B. said...
Oct. 6, 2009 at 5:57 pm
This is very real, emotional, and good (saw your forum) check out my stuff too
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