Free...

For so long
I was taught
that love would always cause pain.

But, when I met you
I was sure
that my teachings were untrue.

For whenever we
laughed, talked, looked
at each other
everything was bliss.

I told myself
this was first love.
I wondered if it would last.

But when the heavy hand of separation,
came down on us so fast.
I knew I should've saw it coming;
Yet I was so crushed.

Now, this is good and over.
I'll never see thee again.

My heart was heavy for some time,
even after you left.

I convinced myself
and my peers
that I was over you.

Psh, who was that
long-lost name?
I don't remember him.

But secretly,
when I'm alone
I almost cry for you.

I wonder why
my heart's so cruel
and won't let me be free from you.





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bluesky0728 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Sept. 21, 2010 at 12:25 am

Psh :D

Gosh, where do you get all this... emotion??? Is it from experience or from books?

-em

 
SeeIfYouCanCatchMe replied...
Sept. 21, 2010 at 10:59 pm

Kinda.....

 

Sorta...

 

BOTH.

 
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