Lost Love Poem

Someone I loved dearly was avoiding me...He sounded more interested in other girls...so I felt really hurt....so hurt that I cried the whole day....and then I wrote this poem...it is straight from my heart...

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I can completely relate to your story and poem. It touched my heart. I too lost someone who I gave my whole heart to. She left for another man. Even though we still talk she always tells me...

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I Want You Back

© Sania Harris

Published on November 2008

Sitting by the river
Dreaming through my reflection
I wonder what has happened
What has caused this distance

We used to be together
Cuddling close to each other
What came between our beautiful love?
I don't know, though I wish to

I can see you now, not alone
You're holding a hand that's not mine
Where am I? Why not next to you?
Why am I away? I don't understand

You're smiling to the fullest
I am not the one making you happy
You are glancing at someone else
Why is it not me?

Seeing you after such a long time...
My heart sighs again
Something inside me growls loud
'Cause now your hand runs through her hair

I stand some distance well away
But the surroundings disappear
When I look at you, I feel lost inside
I wish you back, my angel

There you are, holding her hand
And I am lost, trying to understand...
I want you back, I really do
Just to hold your hand
And walk with you


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  • by Matt, Wa
  • 1 year ago

I can completely relate to your story and poem. It touched my heart. I too lost someone who I gave my whole heart to. She left for another man. Even though we still talk she always tells me that the other guy is nothing compared to what we have but she won't come back. So I stay where I am, loving her along the way. Showing her my love and feelings. Praying that somehow these wounds in her heart will heal. I can relate because I have seen her with him. This man, that took my place. How my heart cries every time I see it, and how I die more and more when I see their pictures. I don't understand how she could still love me and do what she does to me even though I am hurt, I miss her more every day....

  • by Anna
  • 2 years ago

I met Nick in med school several years ago, I knew then he was the one for me, his beautiful smile, dark hair, of course how he made me laugh...
We fell in love, it was perfect....he kissed me under the stars on a pier out in the ocean, we shared our dreams of having 5 kids, I never felt happier with anyone else since then
We parted, went back to our significant others, he's happily married and has a son now, my marriage ended before it even started......and now I look back always thinking of Nick, wishing him well and remembering such great times between us, a great love lost in time
Our timing was off and there's no going back even though I always think of him.

  • by Kim
  • 4 years ago

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