Melvina Germain

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Treat Me Like A Fool No More - Poem by Melvina Germain

I thought you were the answer to my dreams,
but you kept conjuring up ridiculous schemes.
You erased my love as if it was charcoal dust,
leaving me at dawn after a night of pure lust.

My heart was blue with pain,
I know, I must never see you again.
When the telephone rang, I heard your voice.
I tingled inside, once again making the wrong choice.

While waiting in anticipation, my thoughts ran wild,
feeling I was acting like a foolish child.
A myriad of my emotions began to unfold,
while realizing the truth my friends told.

You were a liar and a cheat long before we met.
No feeling of remorse, no sign of regret.
Who am I to be such a fool,
to allow you to demean me and treat me so cruel.

You are lost in yourself with no love to give.
I must distance myself if I truly want to live.
Tonight no love making, I'm saying goodbye,
to a thoughtless, cruel, mean selfish guy.

Note: Just want to let you know, this is my
muse. Where did it come from, I have
no idea. I was writing for a challenge.

Written by: Melvina Germain

Topic(s) of this poem: life

Form: Prose Poem

Comments about Treat Me Like A Fool No More by Melvina Germain

  • (11/13/2015 3:40:00 AM)

    you wrote it beautifully
    this is a poem I loved to read
    thanks Melvina
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  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (11/13/2015 1:25:00 AM)

    Heartfelt poem............Some are like that and one cannot help other than leaving them alone for good..A thought provoking poem....10+++ (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, November 12, 2015

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