Betrayal Poems

Poems about When A Lover Betrays You

The feeling of being in love is so intense that it feels like it will last forever. We can't believe that the other person doesn't feel the same way. We can't believe that this sacred relationship has been betrayed. You may have been sure that you were in the same wavelength and that you understood each other. Meanwhile, you have been walking on parallel and eventually divergent tracks the entire time. The feelings of betrayal and hurt may take many years to heal.

Sad Love Poems about Betrayal

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  1. Love Is A Mirror

    Heartbreak Like A Dagger

    A sharpened dagger stabbed in his heart,
    Ripping in two, ripping apart.
    It took only a few words, but her words cut him deep,
    Stealing emotions, making him weak.

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  3. A Message From My Heart

    Being Left Used, Hurt, And Confused

    I thought it was what I wanted.
    You promised me it was.
    You took me in your arms
    And told me it was love.

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    • Rating 4.44
  4. Value Of Love

    • By Jennifer Edwards
    • Published: October 2008
    Poem On Being Unfaithful

    I have seen women lifted by love,
    Countless women surrounded, fed, embraced by love,
    But most recently I have met a woman condemned by love,
    Alienated, starved, forgotten by love.

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    • Rating 4.40
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    No, don't take him back. Value yourself more! He cheated on you and went to somebody else and now he is coming back to you, cheating on that person. Ask yourself this question: Will he stay...

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  6. A Heart's Pain

    Scars made on my heart never heal.
    This is what a girl should never feel.
    You stomped on my soul, ripped my heart.
    You took my hope, tore it apart.

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    • Rating 4.38
  7. I Thought Wrong

    • By Elizabeth V. Zander
    • Published: December 2017
    Poem About Letting Go Of Someone You Love

    I thought you were my everything.
    I thought you were what I longed for.
    I thought you loved me.
    I thought wrong.

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    • Rating 4.32
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    From a personal standpoint as an older person (51), the words, "I was wrong," come into play more than I would like. The rethinking of everything is sometimes worse than the original event. ...

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  8. Nothing

    • By Andrea Y. Gallego
    • Published: February 2006
    Loved And Lost Poem

    Crushed like ice
    Like twenty tons have been thrown on my soul
    You spoke those words that emitted through your vocal cords like venom
    A snake you were

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    • Rating 4.31
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    It's being 1 year 3 months....she betrayed me...and the poem brings out the pain in me.....as it was the first day..of my life sleeping alone without my 3 year son....who used to wake me up...

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  10. How Can I Forget?

    • By Jason
    • Published: January 2009

    Analysis of Form and Technique

    That very first day that we met,
    It's a feeling I'll never forget.
    All the experiences that we've shared,
    I knew right away that you were rare.

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    • Rating 4.31
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    I was married for 10 years. My whole world had shattered when I turned 30 years old. My husband did not cheat on me, but he called the police on me because he didn't want to argue or talk to...

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  11. Cracks

    Falling For A Friend

    With her loneliness she couldn't cope,
    And so she tore us apart,
    Diminishing all hope;
    I should've seen this from the start...

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    • Votes 64
    • Rating 4.31
  12. A Ring Of Humor

    • By Oscar Lopez
    • Published: December 2011
    Lost Love Poem

    A ring of humor that I came to own
    Along with it, a heart of stone
    Given with love, accepted with a smile
    Only to have it last, just for a while

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  13. The Person Behind Those Beautiful Brown Eyes

    I trusted you,
    when you told me it wasn't true,
    I didn't know that behind those beautiful brown eyes
    was a person capable of telling all these lies.

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    Best friend's before anything,
    or so I thought.
    How could you pretend to love me?
    Was the urge that much?
    How messed up do you have to be
    to sleep with your best friend,
    knowing it...

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