Learn More

Deepa Thomas

Rookie (28th August / Kerala, India)

Forgive Me - Reply


My heart is broken beyond all fix
You can attempt to make it alright
But give me time to pick the pieces
May be time will heal the wounds!

Don't ask me to pretend that
Things are fine, ‘cos it is not
It was you, who believed those lies
So if you cry your eyes out
I simply cant be the one to hold
And dry your tears, at least now.

Don't ask me to forget everything
I just can't, not just yet
I know that you are hurt as well
But, don't ask me to forgive you
Cos, you hurt me deep inside.
I poured out my soul, dry to you
My eyes - they bleed, and they cry for you
But now, only for a forgotten cause

Don't ask me to trust you now
I wont' be able to, evenif I try
What made me live in this pain
Was that single flame of love
I hid in my heart for you
A hope that you will know one day!

Don't ask me to hurry
This is going to take years
The pain you inflicted
May take a lifetime to heal
So don't even take a stand
to be bold and face the wrath
Nor make more excuses
You know you were wrong.

Don't tell me you've changed
I have to see it with my own eyes
But, don't ask me to hate you
My spirit won't allow me
I can offer you forgiveness
because I have to.

Don't ask me to embrace it
I'm trying to live with it
Don’t cry anymore on this
Just remember that I love you
And if our love is strong enough
We will get over this some day.

Submitted: Wednesday, April 12, 2006

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Forgive Me - Reply by Deepa Thomas )

Enter the verification code :

  • Rookie Yadi S (4/13/2006 5:15:00 AM)

    New concept of having 2 poems - Request and reply....on same topic....
    Good one! though sad! (Report) Reply

Read all 2 comments »

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. The Saddest Poem, Pablo Neruda
  3. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  4. I Knew a Woman, Theodore Roethke
  5. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  6. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  7. A Little While, Dante Gabriel Rossetti
  8. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love .., Pablo Neruda
  10. Francesca, Ezra Pound

Poem of the Day

poet Dante Gabriel Rossetti

A little while a little love
The hour yet bears for thee and me
Who have not drawn the veil to see
If still our heaven be lit above.
Thou merely, at the day's last sigh,
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. Shallum, Edward Kofi Louis
  2. Hey There (Don't You Stare) / The New A.., Joseph Archer
  3. Imprisoned!, Edward Kofi Louis
  4. Afghanistanstuck, Ima Ryma
  5. To Speak With You II, Edward Kofi Louis
  6. To Speak With You, Edward Kofi Louis
  7. Virtuous Acts, Leong Ming Loong
  8. Your Paradise Is Met, Naveed Akram
  9. Who Needs Rains In Heaven?, G. AKANJI OLANIYI
  10. Prevention is better than cure, Leong Ming Loong
[Hata Bildir]