Treasure Island

Daniel Murphy

(Dublin)

Denial


I went one day to see and hear.
Came back, closed eyes, with only fear.

Explain you come and reasons why.
I slammed door, say goodbye.

Keys ignition, engine start.
Sped up highway like a dart.

Tears in eyes, pain and hurt.

You're forgotten, tears have gone.
Engagement ring now in pawn.

Only a scar and memory a burden.
Our relationship will never furthen.

Finding you with someone else.
What a shock, deep hurt I felt.

Now a new life, joy I feel.
Your pictures I rip and tear and peel.

May be forgotten, but will never forgive.
It's you that's forgotten, so I can live.

Submitted: Wednesday, April 11, 2007
Edited: Sunday, February 13, 2011
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  • Jim Foulk (4/11/2007 9:27:00 PM)

    Daniel this was a fine piece you wrote here lots of love in every word wrote. (Report) Reply

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