Good Hurt

November 6, 2010
By Anonymous

I won't settle for gasping
Give me drowning
I won't settle for ache
Give me pain
If you give me joy
I won't accept
Call me foolish or insane
I won't settle for flickers
Give me flames
And don't tell me to run
Let me stay
Don't offer affection
That's not what I want
You'll only make me turn away
Don't just leave me
Please betray me
Don't upset me
Hurt me
Why do I ask for all of these things?
Because from you, it hurts to good, you see


The author's comments:
2009
For some reason we keep going back for more of the things that hurt us most. Practically begging for more pain.

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