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Forgetting you

October 11, 2018
By Moesah BRONZE, Santa Ana, California
Moesah BRONZE, Santa Ana, California
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Forgetting you

Your bittersweet kisses

Make me forget

The worse is gone

When I am with you, I'm at my highest

When you’re gone I feel my lowest

Loving you will kill me yet,

I can’t stop

I know having you stay is a hidden sin

But I think of you every day

Your smile entices me

Your eyes invite me

Your laugh excites me

Your cries break me

Hurting you was not planned, but loving you was

I wish I could take it back

Feel your touch

But you are my past

And someone else’s future

You are not mine

And I need to forget you


The author's comments:

This piece was inspired by my broken heart... 


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on Jan. 2 at 4:31 pm
WillC2021 SILVER, Winfield, West Virginia
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Favorite Quote:
Never give up! Put in the hard work and efforts to achieve your ambitions and goals!

Wonderful poem! This is very well written, brilliant and remarkable.

on Jan. 2 at 4:30 pm
WillC2021 SILVER, Winfield, West Virginia
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Favorite Quote:
Never give up! Put in the hard work and efforts to achieve your ambitions and goals!

Wonderful poem! This is very well written, brilliant and remarkable.

jestelle22 said...
on Dec. 26 2020 at 6:20 pm
jestelle22, Westfield, New Jersey
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Wow! This was so deep and insightful! Love the word choice! Amazing job.

BleuIsSus said...
on Dec. 9 2020 at 6:34 pm
BleuIsSus, Boiling Springs, South Carolina
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Favorite Quote:
"π•Ώπ–π–Š π–Œπ–”π–‘π–‰π–Šπ–“ π–†π–Œπ–Š π–Žπ–˜ π–‡π–Šπ–‹π–”π–—π–Š π–šπ–˜, 𝖓𝖔𝖙 π–‡π–Šπ–π–Žπ–“π–‰ π–šπ–˜."

-π–‚π–Žπ–‘π–‘π–Žπ–†π–’ π•Ύπ–π–†π–π–Šπ–˜π–•π–Šπ–†π–—π–Š

Great poem! This hits really close to home, I was recently in this kind of situation.

20240082 said...
on Oct. 15 2020 at 8:17 am
20240082, Ewing, New Jersey
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Love is powerful but don't let it control you.

torrancer said...
on Oct. 15 2020 at 8:06 am
torrancer, Ewing, New Jersey
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This was powerful. Loving someone then turning away from that love in the end really does hurt, great poem!

on Sep. 27 2020 at 11:42 am
ArlotoINK BRONZE, Brighton, East Sussex, Other
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Favorite Quote:
To see the world, things dangerous to come to, to see behind walls, to draw closer, to find each other, and to feel. That is the purpose of life.

Dope stuff. Big love from the UK

on Sep. 15 2020 at 6:02 pm
cringing_pandamonium, Gilbert, Arizona
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Favorite Quote:
"the man who reads lives a thousand lives and the man who doesn't lives only one."

yes.... this is where i belong!! HELLO MY POET PEEPS!!>:D

on Aug. 10 2020 at 5:00 am
Princessknightrachael, Lagos, Other
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Favorite Quote:
never give up,
love conquerors all,
good always wins the bad

wow that was lovely. nice to see your poem,i'm a new member Rachael

mayurisri said...
on Jul. 18 2020 at 12:10 pm
mayurisri, Vienna, Virginia
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Favorite Quote:
"Thoughts are the exact mirror of your life"

A relatable one!

on Jul. 13 2020 at 1:33 pm
shhhhhhiiiiiittttttffffuuuccckkk, Fuck, New York
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This f-ing sucks, quit.

on Jul. 12 2020 at 3:45 pm
shhhhhhiiiiiittttttffffuuuccckkk, Fuck, New York
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well this is just bad. Shiytyyyy as s poem

on Jul. 4 2020 at 2:19 pm
astridcriddle BRONZE, San Diego, California
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Wow. I am like totally speechless now.... I wish I could write poetry like that. πŸ˜‰

on Apr. 27 2020 at 7:20 pm
VoltaireGemini20, San Diego, California
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Favorite Quote:
β€œI am but a merry wanderer of the night.”

What I find so relatable about this beautiful poem is knowing that you shouldn’t love someone but end up loving them anyway. And also balancing wanting to hurt and cherish them.

katia_na said...
on Feb. 22 2020 at 9:38 pm
katia_na, Smoky Lake, Alberta
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Favorite Quote:
If this was a story
I would say to wait for the ending
But this is a poem
And poems don't have endings

Hey if you ever need someone to talk to im here because believe me I know how much love can push like, people don't seem to understand that love can kill or save and we all gamble in it we that advantage in it because we don't understand.

yusufmahmoud said...
on Dec. 19 2019 at 2:25 pm
yusufmahmoud, Sacramento, California
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what I like about the poem is that its about the love he has for his sweetheart. Talking about "your eyes invite me, your laugth excites me."But, loving someone so much that he hast to be away from her.

on Dec. 19 2019 at 2:25 pm
MahendraSingh, Sacramento, California
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This poetry is very heartfull i'd love to read more

Marcolopez said...
on Dec. 19 2019 at 2:18 pm
Marcolopez, Sacramento, California
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This is the best one i've seen. Its heart touching. what made you write this masterpiece?

on Nov. 29 2019 at 1:22 am
sarahshahzad BRONZE, Other, Other
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Favorite Quote:
Mother Teresa, Eleanor Roosevelt, Helen Keller,

amazing words..!! I love to write as well, have my own poetry but this is realy amazing..

on Nov. 26 2019 at 8:16 am
fatimahtuz-zahra BRONZE, England, Other
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Favorite Quote:
Don't be pushed around by the fears in your mind.πŸ–€πŸ€ŽπŸ’œπŸ’™πŸ’šπŸ’›πŸ§‘πŸ’›πŸ’šπŸ’™πŸ’œπŸ€ŽπŸ–€ .Be led by the dreams in your heart.

this poem was awesome great job!πŸ˜€