Letting Go of All You Had to Hold Onto

December 30, 2008
By Erin LeMesurier, Aurora, ZZ

I realize letting go this time
Is forgetting all the smiles
Letting go is wishful thinking
When we’re apart all of these miles

I held onto your dark brown eyes
And the colour of your skin
Like this was meant to be
And ignored your every sin

I realize letting go this time
Means detaching myself from you
It means forcing to forget
Everything we used to do

It seems like we always go
One step forward and two steps back
How will I ever find the road?
To get myself on track?

I wish you would want me
But wishing is stupid to do
When deep down, I know
You’ll never love me, like I love you.

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on Apr. 30 2011 at 2:06 pm
FatesMistake13, Springerville, Arizona
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Favorite Quote:
"Most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is too late that the only things one never regrets are one's mistakes." Oscar Wilde

"The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame."

I love it!!!! :p sooo good

on Sep. 26 2010 at 9:41 pm
LoveLikeEpic GOLD, Boise, Idaho
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Favorite Quote:
"You got enemies? Good, that means you actually stood up for something in you life"-Eminem
How can i go forward if i dont know which way im facing?-John Lennon

this reminds me of a lot of relationships I see. A lot. Never stop writing. Your awesome.

scrperson91 said...
on Apr. 6 2009 at 10:57 pm
this is the BEST poem i have ever read in a while...i love it...i just completely and totally fell in love with this poem..dont stop writing..it reminds me of my best friend and her relationship!!

on Mar. 3 2009 at 2:13 am
blingblang4eva ELITE, Fayetteville, Georgia
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omg love it :) love the rhyming. it give the poem a good rhythym.

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