What I Did For You

February 19, 2010
I cried you a river.
I built you bridge.
Yet I couldn't get over
that steep, frightful ridge.

I fought for your feelings.
I begged for your heart.
But I didn't see what
you knew from the start.

I fell head over heels.
I was blinded by "love".
And wouldn't believe
you weren't sent from above.

I avoided your river.
I gave up your heart.
I realized what you are.
I un-blinded my heart.

I finally crossed the bridge,
But that... was for me.

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***Rain*** said...
Mar. 3, 2010 at 7:35 pm
Im so glad im one of your friends tals. :)
**talia** This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Mar. 4, 2010 at 6:51 pm
Me too! I love my friends!
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