Latasha Gregory


Leaving - Poem by Latasha Gregory

I see your footsteps by the door
I start to cry and even more
when your footsteps started leaving
I was tricked into believing

that you said you cared for me
and together we would be
forever in each other's hearts
but you ripped mine to little parts

I hate myself for loving you
I miss the things we used to do
the things we used to laugh and share
the fuzzy feeling when you're there

As I gaze to the picture frame
I know our lives won’t be the same


Comments about Leaving by Latasha Gregory

  • (2/26/2008 3:12:00 PM)


    i really like this. it's really good. the last stanza is my favorite. thanks for sharing it. (Report) Reply

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  • (2/8/2008 7:04:00 AM)


    Wow, it says so much, & with a great conciseness that shows careful crafting. Thank you. Keep it up! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, April 30, 2007

Poem Edited: Saturday, February 19, 2011


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