My Other Half

April 28, 2009
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You are my equal
my brother
my friend.
It is my broken hearts
you seem to mend.

You know my likes
And my pet peeves.
You’re the one true part of me
That I hope never leaves.

If you help me
Then I will help you.
I hope you find
What we can truly do.

When I needed you
You were my other arm.
Please hold me to your chest
And protect me from all harm.

I hope you help me
Through my lightest nights
And darkest days.
And that the friendship love
Forever truly stays.

For you I beg
Straight on my knees.
It is you I need
I want
I greed.

I need you in my life
unlike you to me.
But someday
one day
I hope you see.

You are my equal
my friend
my brother.
I hope you realize
you truly see.
You’re half my life.
You’re my one and only other.

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Cameron Niles said...
Jul. 30, 2011 at 10:21 am
Courtney, that was absolutely beautiful, the meaning of which I can truely relate, thank you for showing me this. I will keep this poem saved because I absolutely love it, no matter how much it hurts to read and think of the meaning. It's absolutely beautiful...
Saxman01 (u can prob guess who) said...
May 27, 2009 at 9:18 pm
Cool poem!
Courtney W. said...
May 9, 2009 at 6:07 pm
Thank you "My best Friend" :P Lol
May 6, 2009 at 9:20 pm
my god courtney!
this is so gooooddd, and you better know who this is! :):P
soo soo soo so so so so so good. i love it.
i'm right beside you. literally. said...
May 20, 2009 at 2:31 pm
loads better than mine.
*steals poetry skills*
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