Ziska Leigh


The story no one will ever know (aka what really happened)


3 days earlier
you're crying
and I'm sorry
but I can't get the words out right
so 'I don't love you'
sounds like 'no really, i'm fine'
and 'It's over'
sounds like 'call me tomorrow'
and 'goodbye'
sounds like 'goodnight'
that was the only time I came close to telling you the truth
EVERYTHING else was a lie

Submitted: Friday, December 09, 2005
Edited: Tuesday, June 08, 2010
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