Memories of yesterday

by e LIZ a beth   Jun 7, 2007


Ripped and taped up feelings
for things we just cant face
fallen but not yet broken
are the memories we cant erase

lost but not forgotten
are the places we used to stay
gone but not forever
is tomorrow's yesterday

but time is moving slowly
and I'm trapped behind closed doors
i don't want to remember
anything from before

i feel like Ive betrayed you
because i want to leave this place
and somehow staying here
is just too much for me to take

so heres your static lullaby
heres your empty heart
im letting go of everything
that's made me fall apart

this is my silent goodbye
i bid my memories adieu
cause I'm better off happy
somewhere i cant remember you

ripped and torn up feelings
are the things that we face
fallen chipped and broken
are the memories we erase

lost and now forgotten
are the places we used to stay
gone right now forever
are memories of yesterday

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  • 9 years ago

    by FridusBlueheaven

    Amazing poem, I can feel the emotion inside...

  • 9 years ago

    by Polaroid

    Hey we have the same name, i've never met anyone like that before, loved the poem. you name your poems the PERFECT names, you have a real nack for it i wish i could think up names half as good as that, love your poems, so i was wondering if you could give me some feedback on some of mine, it would be greatly appreciated

  • 10 years ago

    by Katie Louise

    I love this poem so much, it's so beautiful and I can really relate to it now, as my mum is dying of cancer, so I really understand it. Thank you xoxo

  • 10 years ago

    by Viridiana

    Hey! u have a great talent for writing poems and ur poem really got me thinking!! keep up the great work!!!!

  • 10 years ago

    by trixy17

    I adore it!! I love this line
    -lost and now forgotten
    are the places we used to stay-

    Amazing poem!xx