Hurting Poems

Poems on Being Hurt from Love

In a loving relationship, there are often hurt feelings. We have certain expectations of our partner, and when they do not live up to them we are likely to feel a sense of betrayal. The truth is that if we put our hurt aside for a moment we may realize that our lover was not even aware of the expectations that we had for them. These expectations are probably a carryover of fantasies that we have in our heart of how a perfect lover behaves. It is OK to have these expectations. However, if we expect our partner to fulfill them for us we must at let them know what we would like.

Poems about Love and Pain

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  1. I Hoped

    Losing Someone Special In Your Life

    I hoped you'd be my last,
    but you changed very fast.

    I tried to be strong,

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  3. My Fifth Anniversary

    • By Eric M. Kimani
    • Published: February 2018
    No Longer Being Loved By Husband

    Today being my fifth wedding anniversary,
    I wore that beautiful dress for him
    The dress that couldn't fit me some time back.
    I wore his favorite perfume and

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    • Rating 3.80
  4. Morning Moon Over The Ocean

    • By Joseph A. Lamberger
    • Published: January 2018
    Recovering From The Hurt Of A Failed Love

    Morning moon over the ocean,
    Faithful light on the sea,
    You help me realize
    The man I was meant to be.

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    • Rating 4.12
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  6. As If We Never Were

    • By Cassandra Cordova
    • Published: September 2017
    Letting Go Of A Love That Was Never Real

    Sadness reaps in my shadows.
    Its presence is in every corner.
    I close my eyes to try to escape,
    But all I see is you.

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    • Rating 3.86
  7. Forever

    Lies And Broken Promises

    Forever means nothing in my eyes.
    It's just a word you use to cover up lies,
    To hide your tracks each night you leave
    So I don't worry and start to believe.

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    • Rating 4.30
  8. Loneliness Over

    • By Paul Fisher
    • Published: August 2017
    Waiting For A New Beginning

    Daytime comes so slowly,
    Slouching through the night.
    My mind is torn and twisted,
    Screaming for the light...

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  10. Failed Love

    • By Vbishal Barick
    • Published: June 2017
    Loving Someone Who Doesn't Love You

    He built a wall
    Around his heart.
    Then she came along,
    And the wall fell apart.

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    This is how I feel about the ONLY woman I would ever be in love with.

  11. Wishes Don't Come True

    • By Kathleen G. Mcneeley
    • Published: February 2017
    Failing Marriage

    I wish there were words to express how I feel,
    But no words I see will do.
    No words exist to convey my pain
    Or the love I feel for you.

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  12. You Will Regret

    You will regret
    That you made me cry,
    That you didn't see your love in my eye,
    That you failed my heart and didn't even try.

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    I met someone on social media, and from the get-go I fell deeply in love. After a few days of endless conversations and video calls, I learned that it took just one obstacle for him to leave...

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  13. Hurting

    • By Kayla Marie
    • Published: September 2016
    My Heart Is Empty

    Lying in bed, my eyes resisting to close.
    Thoughts and anger I try to dispose.
    Thoughts of you stain my mind.
    So many questions with answers I cannot find.

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