Treasure Island

Lesego Tsiu

(14 September 1993 / Bothaville, Free State South Africa)

How was i to know


How was i to know that moving on would leave a pain in ur heart?
How was i to know that parting ways with you will make you cry all night?
How was i to know that leavin' you would be a big problem for you?
How was i to know that i was a part of you that never had to leave?
How was i to know that you and i never had to break up?
How was i to know that persuing my happiness would be creating a big pain for you?
How was i to know that you were the one that i never had to leave?

Submitted: Friday, April 26, 2013
Edited: Friday, April 26, 2013

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

What do you think this poem is about?



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?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

I wrote this poem after breaking up with a girl i had dated for 3 years and 2 months

Comments about this poem (How was i to know by Lesego Tsiu )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 1 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. The Beatles in Auckland, michael walker
  2. Gandhi, gajanan mishra
  3. Keep Up, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  4. You, Jose Orozco
  5. In my heart - you are, gajanan mishra
  6. 9 August 2014, Shri R Brahma
  7. 2 August 2014, Shri R Brahma
  8. 31 July 2014, Shri R Brahma
  9. It's October 1st. Did you pay your mortg.., Jena Crowe
  10. Princess Diana, Sonia Ode Lucci

Poem of the Day

poet Walt Whitman

ARM’D year! year of the struggle!
No dainty rhymes or sentimental love verses for you, terrible year!
Not you as some pale poetling, seated at a desk, lisping cadenzas
piano;
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  4. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  6. Nothing Gold Can Stay, Robert Frost
  7. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  8. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  9. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  10. If, Rudyard Kipling

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]