Nicholas Wayde Turner


Faking A Smile


They told me it’ll get better
But they didn’t know we were planning on forever
Faking a smile isn’t what I signed up for
The sadness is going right down to the core
I’m getting weaker and weaker each day
And everyone has told me to pray
But what does a man do when he wants you?
You are the love of my life, and that’s never going to change
I’ll fake the smile until I get out of this cage

Submitted: Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, September 10, 2013
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