Just So You Know

January 8, 2010
Just so you know
it was me who fixed the writing on your car.
I stood outside when it was cold
and did something that I'd been told
not to do (in a round-about way).
When they said, "go straight home"
I stopped to fix a mistake.
And that was when you didn't love me.

Just so you know
I talked to her about you to see if maybe
I should try to encourage your relationship--
but you wouldn't like what I heard.
She's not interested in you in that way.
So there was never a hope of using me.
Girls win out every time.
So just keep pining after her.
See what good it does.

Just so you know
I'm this close to hating you.

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CountryGothic said...
Jan. 25, 2010 at 6:08 pm
I really like this. It's sad and very appropriate to the life of a girl whose friend has no idea that she loves him.
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Jan. 28, 2010 at 5:32 pm
Thanks, and it is appropriate for that, but he does know. Which is why it hurt even more when he tried to use me. I'm glad you enjoyed. :)
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