A man writes a letter to his lost love.

I got my heart broke today,
Not that it matters, I know it don’t,
For you life goes on,
But for me it won’t,
Everyday I wonder what I did wrong.
I handed you my heart,
It was yours to keep,
But then you said we had to part
The pain I felt; it cut oh so very deep.
Now I wish I could wash the pain away,
Because I hurt so bad inside,
I can only hope I’ll die today,
But we both know I won’t no matter how hard I try.
My love is the only thing I had to give,
But you laughed at me,
Now I don’t want to live,
With only memories.
So tonight I’ll close my eyes,
With thoughts of you,
As I say good-bye,
To the only love I knew.
Now all you have left is your tears,
And the pain you handed me,
And you’ll wonder why you have to face your fears,
Because that’s the way it was meant to be
So now I leave you,
With a scrapbook of memories,
Of the times we knew,
And this letter from a broken heart.

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  • Lucy Lockett on Jan 21, 2008

    The first line in this poem and the last line say it all, everything in between is mere detail.

  • Ruby Hawk on Jan 21, 2008

    A sad poem, you expressed it well.

  • Liane Schmidt on Jan 22, 2008

    Heartfelt poem.

    Best wishes.

    Sincerely,

    -Liane Schmidt.

  • Nick Kenney on Jan 22, 2008

    If I didn’t know that you’re happily married, I’d be advising you to hang it up on women, brother!! lol.
    Nicely done, Randy.

  • SarahJane on Feb 1, 2008

    oh my.
    this was really good!

  • Shanti on May 21, 2008

    Very good letter! Simple and from the heart!

  • causette on Feb 6, 2009

    I\\\’m really very sad and this letter lets m cry deeply I felt that this words mean to me I am hurted and I cant forgive this feelings and the same time I love him and hate him I don\\\’t know what I do……

  • sexyjessie on Feb 11, 2009

    i really felt ur poem…i agree with u all the way…i cant forget these hurtful feelings that i have…my heart is scarred forever…this pain will never go away.

  • Patience on Jul 16, 2009

    tht is the sad thing thts i hve ever heard and it makes me remember when i broke up wit my boyfriend

  • Nikita K on Aug 23, 2009

    Aw, this is such a sad but such a beautiful poem especially “scrapbook of memories” is so true when it comes to losing a loved one no matter whether its a lover or a friend or a relative. Beautiful but so sad! It’s such an emotional poem, this!

  • broken heart on Feb 10, 2010

    veryyyyyyy nice and perfect poem

  • monnica on Mar 15, 2010

    really true

  • Rajashree swain on May 8, 2010

    its really very very painful.
    n if it izz true i wish u cd get ur love back.

  • jessica andres on May 12, 2010

    its very touching!!!i cant help but cry…

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