Treasure Island

Joanna Maria Lozano

(Cahumayan, Danao City Cebu Philippines)

I Should Have


I used to take a glimpse at you each day
That was absurd but it’s okay
But when I turn around one day
You’re not there, you’ve gone away

My heart began to shatter
I looked down with great despair
Released a sigh in the air
Kept my eyes not to shed a tear

I should’ve told you ahead
This burning feeling inside
I should’ve let you know
How I hate to let you go


*JMRamirez 02-27-2012*

Submitted: Thursday, September 12, 2013
Edited: Friday, September 13, 2013
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