Treasure Island

renee martin

(12-3-90 / houston texas)

Why do I cry?


Why, when I call he doesn't answer?
But, if he calls I can't help but answer.
Why do I cry?
Why do I care so much?
Why do I expect so much when he does so little?
Why does my heart hurt for someone who doesn't feel?
Why do I cry?
Why do I care so much?
Why is it, that he can make me feel so horrible, when I've done nothing wrong?
But even when he knows he's wrong, I act like nothings happened.
Why do I cry?
Why do I care so much?
Why do I continuously think about him when I know he's not thinking about me?
Why do I cry?
Why do I care so much?

Submitted: Sunday, March 04, 2007
Edited: Thursday, January 27, 2011

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  • David Harris (3/5/2007 3:20:00 PM)

    Renee, this sounds like a very big case of love. but love not returned. Great write, thanks for sharing it.
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