that young smart girl

(February 12,1999)

What older people say of love


I never knew why people thought love was so great,
They said I would understand some day.
I didn't say I wouldn't because big kids also said so...
But in the end I gave up hope.

I thought nobody loved me and nobody cared,
Until I met my best friend with his really crazy hair.
He always made me happy
And he always made me smile,
He was always here for me,

And showed me he that he was there but called me a bro which brought a big scare.
I was just a best friend that he loved like a bro,
Only an amigo,

Until one day he kissed me and said he'll never let me go,
And so now I see what they say of love and how it makes you happy.
Because I love my best friend,
And he loves me.

Submitted: Monday, April 28, 2014

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  • Herbert Guitang (4/28/2014 10:07:00 PM)

    So lovely and nice. So nice to feel this poem. GREAT write
    Kindly comments on my poems. Thank you so much (Report) Reply

  • Happy Place (4/28/2014 12:24:00 AM)

    Your one sided love affair finally being reciprocated. Glad to know that... Love is such a beautiful experience.. (Report) Reply

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