Sad Poems about Love

Sad Love Poems express anger, betrayal and heartbreak over a great loss. When our dreams are shattered, our vulnerabilities attacked and our soulmate exposed as a charlatan, we are left void and empty. It is any wonder that we turn to poetry to express the inexpressible.

Poems about Lost Love

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Just I Love You & Goodbye

Not once did I expect this to happen.
Never in my wildest dream that I've fallen,
To a boy who wasn't my prince charming
Nor to someone who is my friend....

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  • Votes 1643
  • Rating 4.33
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Wow! That's a wonderful poem it reflects my story sometime back.

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  • By Alone
  • Published: February 2008
Free From Bad Relationship

As I sit in my corner and think about your lies,
I have nothing else to do but break down and cry.
You knew it would end,
You knew it would die,...

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  • Votes 1536
  • Rating 4.30
For Love's Sake

I'm so tired of this empty feeling
I'm so tired of being alone
I lay here staring at the ceiling
Waiting by the phone...

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  • Votes 765
  • Rating 4.30
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My crush is super shy and two years older than me. What should I do? Should I approach him or what?

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  • By Penny Pierce
  • Published: January 2008
Forbidden Love

I love you with a love that's forbidden, yet I can't stop.
you make me feel like no man has ever made me feel before,
with just a look I swoon.
I dream of your arms around me, your lips on mine. ...

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  • Votes 977
  • Rating 4.26
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OMG... Your poem is my current situation. We used to work together (we still stay in contact) and when we saw each other, all of our personal problems would go away. We would talk about...

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  • By Meagen Deitz
  • Published: October 2007
Cheating And Lies

Would you care if we quit talking
Would you care if I went walking
I need to know how you feel
So I know how to deal...

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  • Votes 2052
  • Rating 4.26
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This poem hit home with me because I went through the same thing. I loved this man for 15 years. Even through all the cheating and lies, I still stood by his side and loved him...until one...

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  • By Sarah N. Hilliard
  • Published: October 2015
Dear Broken Heart

Dear broken heart, why can't you fix me?
And dear broken heart, are you still with me?
And when I lay my head down and
Think of the things that I'll never do,

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  • Rating 4.26
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I have a boyfriend who I loved so dearly. He was everything to me. He was my whole world. But when he moved to Sweden, he started calling me names like "bitch" and always took my jokes...

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  • By Sarah
  • Published: February 2008
Someday

Some day you will cry for me
Like I cried for you
Some day you'll miss me
Like I missed you...

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  • Rating 4.22
Trying To Keep Relationship Alive
  • By Tanya
  • Published: November 2007
Good Bye

I'm tired of your apologies,
I'm tired of your Lies..
You've left me feeling empty,
Ready to say Good Bye......

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  • Votes 432
  • Rating 4.22
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You have made me think that I was the one for you. You fooled me in that way that I could not see all the lies you were telling me and all the bad stuff you were doing behind my back. I...

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  • By Alexis Daniels
  • Published: November 2013
Broken Hearts And Prayers

When your heart chooses a path, and you walk so far,
nothing can turn you back from where you are.
No pain, no scars can make you turn away,
there's nothing that anyone can do nor say....

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  • Votes 316
  • Rating 4.22
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Thank you for writing this poem. This lets me know I am not the only one who feels this way or goes through this. I go through the EXACT same thing with my boyfriend; He constantly is rude...

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  • By Erika
  • Published: December 2007
Pain Of Broken Heart

Tears of blood fall from my broken heart
I never thought we would be apart

When you held me you said "forever"...

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  • Rating 4.21
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Hey, please don't worry. If he is made for you then he would definitely come. Keep calm, hold your nerves, and have patience. God bless you.

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