January 31, 2011
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Today I woke up
and prayed I had a
terrible terrible

This morning I plastered
a smile, but the
tears melted it off.

Yesterday I was care-free,
I loved the life I was
living--yesterday I didn't

I didn't know my mom
would wake me up at 3 a.m
and quietly whisper my
great grandpa passed away
at 2:22 a.m.

I didn't know I would
cry a million tears.
I didn't know I would hurt
like a million bullets
piercing my heart.

But now I know.
Now I am crushed.
Now I hate yesterday



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Veronique said...
Mar. 21, 2011 at 3:27 pm
this is beautiful. so much emotion behind your words. i love it. it reminds me of how i felt when my grandma passed away. i am so sorry for your loss.
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