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 1593
  • 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 1501
  • Rating 4.31
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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  • 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 936
  • Rating 4.27
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This is literally me, too!!! Forbidden love can be dangerous, exciting, but ultimately painful.

  • 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 1985
  • Rating 4.25
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Your reply is my life in a nutshell. I just wanted to thank you.

  • 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 4.25
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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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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 418
  • 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 Judii
  • Published: June 2008
Flower That Bloomed In The Dead Of Winter Died Of Loneliness

I believe at the end of my life,
the credits will read tragedy,
that with the last blink of my eye your face will cross my mind,
and I'll go back to that day...

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  • Votes 619
  • Rating 4.22
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I realized my fiancee was cheating with her coworker but anytime I would ask her she would get angry and accuse me of not trusting her her, there was a time she asked permission from me to go...

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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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  • 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 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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