Asma Khan

I Lie To Myself - Poem by Asma Khan

I lie to myself everyday
but I still love you

I hid my tears from the world
but I still cry for you

I stood up to all challenges
but I cant lose you

I walked on your footsteps
but I can't find you

I worry over you everyday
but I don't like to tell you

I dreamt of you each night I spent alone
but I still can't be with you

I tore all pages of our names together
but in those memories, I can't erase you

I leave your door every morning without knocking
but I still want to be with you

I promise myself not to remember you
but I cant forget you

Ignoring you is easier said than done
but I can't hate you

I draw your shadow next to mine
but I still don't see you

I sold myself for your ego
but I couldn't buy you

I hide this secret yet it's known
after all this, I still love you!

Topic(s) of this poem: love and pain

Poet's Notes about The Poem

An unimaginable feeling is love and it's true picture is in the pain.

Comments about I Lie To Myself by Asma Khan

  • Winter Wyte (2/5/2016 11:24:00 AM)

    Wow through all the pain and suffering you can still love some one amazing truly amazing (Report) Reply

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  • Chinedu Dike (9/2/2014 6:00:00 AM)

    A nice one. I like it, keep it up. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Poem Edited: Tuesday, September 2, 2014

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