Popular Sad Poems

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    by nourayasmine

    Wait, was that a gun?
    You honestly couldn't tell...

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    by Glenn Gay

    My wife left me
    Took her boyfriend, my kids...

  • Was it not clear?

    by Khai Montegrande

    I remember the times when you said we'd last,
    About how odd it was that you and me worked at...

Sad Quotes

  • The saddest tears are the driest ones seen in the bravest smile.

  • Don't tell one who writes of grief to rethink their "I" statements. When you know they had tears on their hands as they wrote, don't say the poem could be better. You might as well say their grief could be worse.

  • If someone shares a poem with you that is meant to help close an open wound, they don't want your opinion. They want your hand on their shoulder, gripping it tight.