the poet

Regret- How It Started… - Poem by the poet

Everyday I set my eyes on her,
What a sight to behold,
But when she looks at me,
My heart retreats, my cards fold.

Her smile is of an angel,
She’s a gift from heaven,
Her beauty melts my heart,
I just can’t stop thinking about her.

I am stunned by Cupid’s arrow,
Falling in the pit of love,
This urge to win her heart,
Is killing me from within.

In my dreams I wanna hold her,
Be someone special to her,
Not just a passerby,
Walking around her.

How I feel for her no one knows,
Or comprehends this strange behavior,
When my mind went blank,
When she appears.

If only I could let her see,
Deep down in my heart,
This feeling I have for her,
If only she knew…

Sleepless nights I endured,
Cause thoughts of her never escapes,
No matter how hard I try,
Her image keeps floating in my head.

Can I make my move,
Or just wait in this game,
Should I tell her……
Or keep my feelings inside?

~to be continued~

Comments about Regret- How It Started… by the poet

  • (3/22/2008 9:52:00 PM)

    Interesting Ending...'Regret - How it started...' 'To be continued' (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • (6/14/2007 8:48:00 AM)

    cool..... you express your feelings very well (Report) Reply

  • (6/14/2007 8:41:00 AM)

    I enjoyed reading this poem. A well written poem. You are gifted. (Report) Reply

  • (6/12/2007 12:42:00 PM)

    I love this..i have a daughter that is 16..i just wonder if someone thinks like this of her...she is a heartbreaker...Keep it up..writing poetry/lyrics is called mind-stimulation.. (Report) Reply

  • (6/12/2007 11:11:00 AM)

    You are a talented writer...I enjoyed it. (Report) Reply

  • (6/12/2007 9:22:00 AM)

    What a fantastic drive!
    How loud your poetry pen speaks!
    and well chosen poetry lines! well done! ALEX!
    (Report) Reply

  • Marilyn Lott (6/9/2007 8:14:00 AM)

    A very sweet but sad poem about love.
    I guess we've all been through something
    like this at one time. Very well put!
    (Report) Reply

  • (6/9/2007 7:55:00 AM)

    a secret love spoken out with a pen...nice poem, alex.. (Report) Reply

Read all 8 comments »

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Poem Submitted: Saturday, June 9, 2007

Poem Edited: Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  7. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]