My Heart In Written Form

Why does my heart skip a beat whenever you cross my mind?

I apologize, my heart's defective,
For it's been broken many times you see
So many nights of crying and heartache
So many times it has fallen and hit the floor
And been smashed into shards of glass
I've tried so hard to carefully piece them together
But my fragile heart as of yet is not complete
It's full of holes and there's so many cracks
As if one jolt or just one touch
Could send it flying back to it's box, labeled:
"Some small parts, not for children under three", and
"Some assembly required", "Batteries not included".
I just can find those missing pieces
They must've been swept up and thrown away
But I'll take a chance and live for today,
Brush off the hurt and shake off the pain
To get down on one knee and give you my heart
Show you my soul and forget all my doubt

"I love you now, and I always will"

A single blue tear falls from his eye
Shining like glass on a newly- shined window
It lands on my heart and all the holes are gone.

"I love you too."





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BleedingRose said...
May 14, 2010 at 10:25 am

Aweseome sauce, I love this Angel!  very deep, so one of my faves now!  luv ya

-Rose 

 
SavingAngel This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
May 25, 2010 at 8:15 am

Thanks rose! I really like how you read all of my work!

-angel

 
BleedingRose replied...
May 30, 2010 at 9:07 am
of course, your poems are AMAZING!   :) :) :)  keep it up, angel!  :D
 
sunkissed-devil14 said...
May 1, 2010 at 2:23 pm
haha yeah i typed this and i was like.. umm i wonder if she'll know this is me. yeah good times ;)
 
sunkissed-devil14 said...
Apr. 27, 2010 at 7:52 pm
wow, this is soo amazing, love!! idk if it will let me post this because i forgot my password and username sooooooo just so you know its ur cuzzin here and this touched me so deeply! i love your work!!
 
SavingAngel This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Apr. 29, 2010 at 10:17 am

omg, thanks! i was sitting here thinking.... "do i know you???!" but then i realized! lolz i luv u cuzzin!

-angel

 
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