Sierra Staten

Rookie - 354 Points (4/17/97 / Newman, California)

Evil Thoughts


It is evil to wish upon somebody hurt in order to make yourself happier;
And yet I do it nonetheless.
I watch you love her from the distance,
And my jealousy rises so high I must leave,
And do more than unnatural things in order to prevent the evil thoughts from becoming more.
In my hand I hold a doubled-edged sword and though I am constantly at battle with myself,
So long my thoughts stay less than verbal, I maneuver the other end away from my merciless lover.
I will continue this trend until the sword finally takes away my last breath, all knowing that though my thoughts were evil;
I protected you from a more disastrous fate.

Submitted: Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Edited: Thursday, October 24, 2013

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  • Bronze Star - 6,094 Points Khairul Ahsan (10/23/2013 11:50:00 AM)

    'knowing that though my thoughts were evil;
    I protected you from a more disastrous fate.'
    ...That's how an obsessed lover would like to think! (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 27,070 Points Gajanan Mishra (10/15/2013 10:18:00 PM)

    good write, thanks.
    Please red my poems and comment. (Report) Reply

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