Faded Words

by Dennis   Mar 3, 2008


Tomorrow's promises remained in yesterday
Faded words she once meant yet not enough to stay
Affectionate gestures soon turned on to another
Treasured times with her I never will recover

A misplaced fondness...a misplaced trust
Days of happiness now turned to dust
How many more times until I learn
That flame of passion can so often burn

She traced such feelings I thought I'd lost
Melted my hard image encased in frost
Said she hadn't felt this way in years
Now her change of heart brings me to tears

The hours they go by but she's still there
She's in my thoughts...she's everywhere
She's locked up in my head...some unattainable dream
Running deep into my soul on a sentimental stream

She's crushed my confidence and left me sad
The emptiness inside...it hurts so bad
I try to forget about her...to say goodbye
But she's one of those memories that just won't die

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  • 9 years ago

    by Nikki

    I really liked this =)

  • 9 years ago

    by Sexual hysterias

    This is amazing!! greatt job [:
    5/5<3*

  • 9 years ago

    by SilentlyDyingInside

    I LOVE THIS POEM!!!!!

  • 9 years ago

    by Sarah

    WOW ... you're a great poet ... one of my favorites... keep writing... 5/5

  • 9 years ago

    by Jodie Phillips

    Loved it loved it loved it.....filled with your pain, anger and sadness....great poem

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