Jake Harris


My One True Love


I never wanted this day to come,
I never wanted to see you go.
I thought we'd be together forever
But you didn't see it so.

I know that we fought, but we always made up
I thought that love conquered all
Being with you meant I could do anything
But without you I cannot stand tall

I love you with every part of me,
From my heart right into my soul
Now that you're gone I can't feel a thing
I am empty and filling with cold

You said that you couldn't see a future with me
But I can't see any at all without you
All I want is to hold you again
To kiss you and just know that you're there

I feel like a child of five when I cry
And that's all i've been doing for days
Looking back at where I went wrong
I wish I could change my ways

For without you my heart is dying so slowly
I wish that you felt the same
I only want a second chance
To prove that i've lifted my game

I can love you forever, eternally true
My life would be all for you
If only you could see that a future with me
Does exist, and that we can be happy.

Submitted: Monday, December 14, 2009

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  • Veteran Poet - 1,061 Points Cynthia Buhain-baello (12/14/2009 3:11:00 AM)

    I find this well-written and fully expressive of deep emotions for lost love.
    Woven into poetry, this is definitely a work of diligence and intensity. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie masked lady (12/14/2009 2:19:00 AM)

    voted 10 for a very beautiful poem of love. If only it was reciprocated as expected, it would have been more beautiful.

    Please read my poem, THE MOST BEAUTIFUL POEM OF MY LIFETIME.

    Thanks! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie masked lady (12/14/2009 2:17:00 AM)

    A very beautiful poem of love. It would have been more beautiful if only the love was reciprocated the way it was. Voted 10 for a beautil love poem.

    Please find time to read my poem THE MOST BEAUTIFUL POEM OF MY LIFETIME. Thanks and God Bless. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Maxi R (12/14/2009 1:05:00 AM)

    I'm not really into poetry that rhymes. (Report) Reply

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