betral of trust

December 9, 2008
By Liz Updegrove, Allentown, PA

I looked up to you1

I believed in you2

I thought I could trust you.3

you ruined my life4

like so many others5

how could you? when 6

I looked up to you 7

I believed in you8

I trusted you9

didn't you know?10

didn't you care?11

no, you never did12

and why should you now?13

when there's no one to listen.14

how could you?15

when I looked up to you16

I believed in you17

I trusted you.18

you told me you cared19

you told me you loved me20

you acted like you knew me21

you acted like you understood me22

but you don't.23

how could you?24

when I looked up to you25

I believed in you26

I trusted you.27

you said you were different now28

you said you'd changed29

you said you'd do better 30

if I'd only let you try31

but I don't care.32

I hope you know33

I don't look up to you34

I don't believe in you35

I don't trust you.

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This article has 1 comment.

Liz said...
on Dec. 18 2008 at 6:44 pm
yeah just a little note, this is more like a song


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