Take my Heart and Break It

October 11, 2009
Take my broken heart,
and rip it from my chest.
Steal away my soul,
and finally put me to rest.

I dreamt about you day and night,
and I wanted you to be mine.
You watched me in my hardest days,
and sometimes you watched me shine.

Every time I saw you,
my heart would skip a beat.
Every time you said my name,
I would spring out of my seat.

I loved you with my heart and soul.
I loved you year after year.
But something always kept us apart:
our confusion, our chances, our fear.

But now there is no hope for us,
we are doomed to be apart.
Maybe I won't feel the pain
if you completely break my heart.

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HeArToNmYsLeEvE said...
May 31, 2011 at 7:53 am
This poem is great I really like the last stanza it sums it all up
emochika said...
May 18, 2011 at 4:05 pm
I think this poem is amazing and I can feel the pain I know how you feel.
weinerman said...
May 10, 2011 at 8:53 am
This is exactly how I feel in my current relationship. I fear, but I have hope that we'll last. Your poem is great! You have true talent. :)
dreamer_believer replied...
Sept. 30, 2011 at 3:50 pm
thank you sooo much! :)
justagirlwithsomepoetry said...
Apr. 25, 2011 at 7:42 pm
This is amazing! How did this not make it into the magazine?!
BlakeAyrl replied...
May 11, 2011 at 8:12 am
yeah this should have it's own section its amazing
dreamer_believer replied...
Jun. 9, 2011 at 8:05 pm
ahh thanks SO much for thinking that! i've been trying to get a piece of mine in the magazine...but no luck yet :/ hopefully soon though! thanks a bunch for your comments :) i'm glad you guys like the poem!
vampier said...
Apr. 21, 2011 at 9:00 am
one time i rote a pome like this but my pome was more in deep and in soul... but even thow you put out your felling on here i thank that you did grate.....!
Fawny This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Apr. 17, 2011 at 10:14 pm
this is a really great poem!!! lots of emotion, it flows well. true talent
eyeadoreu2 said...
Apr. 17, 2011 at 12:52 pm
this is crazy good omg i love the details you are a REALLY GOOD poet
shaykapri said...
Apr. 14, 2011 at 7:19 pm
I love this poem!!                          I can totally relate!!!!
Leahrose211 said...
Apr. 6, 2011 at 12:03 pm
the picture in this poem is cute. loved the rhyme scheme.
I.believe said...
Mar. 23, 2011 at 1:48 am
I love this poem!!! It's great!! You are very descriptive, and it all makes an image in my mind, a mind movie. I could really relate to it, but i think a lot of people could.  I don't know what else to say, I'm kind of speechless.
dreamer_believer replied...
Sept. 30, 2011 at 3:51 pm
wow, thanks :) i'm glad you could "see" everything i was putting together in this poem. i'm happy you enjoyed it :)
hahahahahah said...
Mar. 22, 2011 at 8:50 am
this is WOW
Bren_Bren said...
Mar. 10, 2011 at 10:01 pm
When I read your poem I can actually make a connection with what you were saying........ I really love this poem because I can truely relate to it!! check out my poem and let me kno what you think
Volcanic This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Mar. 4, 2011 at 2:23 pm
Love! So relatable. Great poem. (:
Rox18 said...
Mar. 1, 2011 at 3:51 pm
this rhyme scheme is amazing the way the poem sounds in rhythm and in tune is well done. and the emotion felt is poewrful. goodjob :]
Ria Clarl <3 said...
Feb. 28, 2011 at 4:51 pm
Hi, i just wanted to inform you that you did an excellent job on th sonnet poem.  It really touched me & made me come to realize that people get heartbroken all the time but you just have too let whomever out of your life. ***** (5 stars)
Emily H. said...
Feb. 10, 2011 at 2:39 pm
Beautiful work. (:
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