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. 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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    • Votes 661
    • Rating 4.40
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    I fell in love with a man two years ago. After a courtship of 3 months I found out that he was marrying someone else. I was depressed, perplexed, and wondered why he had to do that to me, but...

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  4. 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 4.35
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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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  6. 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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    • Votes 163
    • Rating 4.31
  7. 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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    • Votes 547
    • Rating 4.29
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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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  8. I Thought You Said Forever?

    Poem About Not Keeping Promises

    What does forever mean to you?
    When you couldn't even keep it true
    You said you'd forever be there
    But were those just words pulled from thin air?

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  10. I Thought Wrong

    • By Elizabeth V. Zander
    • Published: December 8, 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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    • Votes 7
    • Rating 4.29
  11. 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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    • Votes 169
    • Rating 4.28
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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...

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  12. Wake Up, It's Not A Dream

    • By Pamela Stackhouse-Huff
    • Published: January 2011
    Poem About Abusive Relationships

    He drifts in
    like the gentleness of a stream.
    It all happens
    so fast.

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    I am currently married to a selfish bastard who has betrayed me by telling me that he was a one man woman but now I've found in the past few years that he had been going to prostitutes and it...

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  13. 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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