What I Don’t Want to Hear

This is the sound
I don’t want to hear
The sound of my heart
As my blood turns to tears

I’m pouring over
This hopeless case
You’re throwing out my heart
Like waste

We’d be better off
Apart
You’d be gone
And I’d be dark

But you are gone
I don’t know where
You left me sitting
Waiting here

I couldn’t see
I couldn’t speak
My sorrows drowned
In turquoise seas

Where love is just
A lofty thought
A notion to be
Long forgot

Forgotten
Not forgiven, though
It’s safer here
Where I’m alone

-Written September 27, 2012
as I foresaw the inevitable
and hopelessness took hold
Stars and Moon

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s