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In The End

Please don't come my way,
do not look at me and smile.
Pretend you can't see my pain
and just walk away for a while.

I’ll bow my head in defeat,
if you promise to pass me by.
I’ll silence my heart forever,
if you'll look away as I cry.

Just turn your head the other way
and notice anyone but me.
Don’t attempt to make things better,
because there’s no way to set me free.

I don’t want you to look at me anymore,
I don’t want your sorrowful glance.
Please don’t ask for forgiveness;
you’ve blown another chance.

So let it rest, let it be done
watch it sink into our past.
I’m done with you; you’re done with me,
in the end, our memories will last.



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Winter-Razorblade said...
Jul. 19, 2012 at 10:17 am:
Absolutely beautiful... I'm speechless. 
 
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PrincessSparkleStar said...
Dec. 28, 2011 at 6:40 pm:
I really liked this poem!! I didn't think it would be about someone who broke up, though. It might have more meaning if you change the ending and use this ending for another poem. Please look at my work and criticize it!
 
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ItzStar said...
Nov. 14, 2011 at 6:50 pm:
aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa
 
ItzStar replied...
Nov. 14, 2011 at 6:51 pm :
OOps sorry big mistake...But AWESOME poem I LOOOOVE it (:
 
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HateKnuckle said...
Aug. 18, 2011 at 8:50 pm:
I liked it but only because I perceived it as you not wanting to be felt sorry for because of your desire to experience your sadness. Obviously I was wrong. 4 stars.
 
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pnkninja11 said...
Sept. 10, 2010 at 7:56 am:
I liked it when you said, "Please don’t ask for forgiveness;
you’ve blown another chance."
It reminds me of someone who I once cared for that didn't really care about me.
 
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Bookwormwriter said...
Sept. 3, 2010 at 8:47 pm:
your rhythm and rhyming is impeccable!  i love it!  your writing is all about feelings when someone does something to you.  i love iT!!!  if you can, please check out my work, comment, and rate!  thanks!  also, the same message to any and all who see this comment!
 
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surviver101 said...
Aug. 29, 2010 at 9:05 pm:
I LOVE IT!!! It makes me want to cry but in a good way I love it!!!!
 
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hoppie said...
Aug. 20, 2010 at 12:28 pm:
i love your writting!great job!
 
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kiwi12 said...
Aug. 14, 2010 at 8:53 pm:
It's funny how emotions are evoked when you read something you can relate to. This is truly a wonderful piece.
 
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sleeplessdreamer said...
Jul. 23, 2010 at 12:03 pm:
You have a great rhythm to your poetry! I loved it. I totally understand this characters feelings. Great job! Check out my work sometime if you ever get the chance!
 
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Boosflash This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jun. 28, 2010 at 1:49 pm:
you should be a philosopher, a psychologist, or something else like that. you've got the stuff. captainize me captain. 5 stars.
 
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annexgrey This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
May 31, 2010 at 6:18 am:

This is such a great poem. It's sad, but beautifully written. 
I can relate. The emotions? Completely spot on.

<3 :)

 
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Guitarkid said...
May 28, 2010 at 8:57 pm:
Great! I love it. You have some pretty great work. Keep it up.
 
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VampiericRain said...
May 22, 2010 at 4:04 pm:
This is why I love your work. Your so amazing at putting feelings into words. Five stars! :)
 
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cookiemonsterr[; said...
May 21, 2010 at 7:20 pm:
I reallyy enjoyed your passion in your writing, and i love how you can portray someone's exact feelings through these words ! great job !
 
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Ellen2x2 said...
May 18, 2010 at 7:41 pm:
omg!!! amazing! I love that you rhymed, i absolutly hate it when people don't.
 
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celloizmylife said...
May 15, 2010 at 9:29 am:
It was beautiful! I most certainly did not deserve that comment from you, or even the chance for my writing to be read by you when your own is as magnificent as that of a professional! I love it!
 
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DestinysAgent said...
May 13, 2010 at 7:28 am:
Very emotional and powerful, I really enjoyed it. :)
 
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RinnyG. said...
May 12, 2010 at 6:24 pm:
So, I can definately compare with this one.  If only people really acted like this.  Sometimes it's just better when people leave you alone.
 
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