Breaking Up Poems

Break Up Poems

Poems about Breakups. When two people are intimate with each other, this is the highest level that a relationship can reach. Whether or not the breakup is desirable, one thing is for sure, it will make a monumental difference in the lives of the people involved. Poetry about a breakup is likely to contain intense pain, anger, and sadness. In a close relationship, man and woman become like one. When the relationship is dissolved it may feel like your body is being ripped in half.

Sad Love Poems about Leaving the one you Loved


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  1. Drowning

    • By Madison A. Wakfield
    • Published: July 23, 2018
    Losing Someone Important

    I'm drowning.
    I look around at everyone going past and suddenly I can't breathe.
    It looks so easy for them,
    Going about and laughing,

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  3. All Good Things Come To An End

    When Your Love Leaves You

    All good things come to an end,
    Even the gifts that God sends,

    Like her, the angel He sent from above

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    We all have that special someone…until you don’t feel like he/she is your special one anymore. That’s what happened to me. Avery, if you ever read this, I’m truly sorry. But I have found a...

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  4. We Lost Each Other

    Emotions Of A Breakup

    I could ask you to stay,
    But there's really nothing left to say.

    This breakup has been emotional and long,

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    He was so perfect in every way and I love him dearly, but towards the end things became so toxic. We no longer had the passion, respect, and the abundant love we once shared. This poem...

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  6. Your Touch

    • By Dan
    • Published: October 25, 2017

    Over the years I've been through so much,
    But it all seemed worth it when I first felt your touch.
    In the blink of an eye you've gone away.
    All that's left are memories of yesterday.

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    Hope you're finding it a bit easier now and have begun to look back on all the nice things. I recently broke up with someone after 12 years. I hope to look back on the good times.

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  7. Someday You'll Miss Me Like I Missed You

    • By Summer
    • Published: April 2011

    Someday you'll miss me like I missed you, Someday you'll cry
    For me like I cried for you, Someday you'll want me back like I
    Wanted you, Someday you'll understand why you broke my heart
    When I didn't, someday you'll understand that I was the only ...

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    I read this poem as part of my tribute to the family of my long time friend and colleague, William, in April 2016 during his funeral. The message was so relevant and soothing to both his...

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  8. I'm Still Lovin' You

    • By Coramaew
    • Published: July 2015
    Poem About Holding On To The Past

    I sit on my bed every night.
    I look for a star to wish on, but not one is in sight.
    So I try to sleep, but all I see is you.
    I think to myself, is he feeling this too?

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    Why does it still hurt so much? I see him every day, and I have had a guy after him, but I still can't get over him. The worst part is he will never know. It still hurts, and he's rubbing it...

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  10. Undying Love

    • By Sarah Jones
    • Published: October 26, 2017

    I told you I loved you.
    You didn't hesitate to say it back.
    You held me in your arms
    When I needed comfort.

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    I disagree with your point of view towards boys to some extent. I have the same feelings for my girl though we have no more interactions through texts or calling. We had almost planned out a...

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  11. Venom

    • By Matt Boyle
    • Published: August 7, 2018
    Hurtful Words Said During A Break Up

    Spiteful anger wielded by a broken heart
    becomes venomous; cruelty projected in mania -
    so meaningless, heartless, unforgivable…
    love briefly misplaced by rage and denial.

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  12. Walking Away

    • By Vanessa Brown
    • Published: February 2010

    I'm tired of dreaming.
    I'm through with trying.
    Tired of living, yet scared of dying.
    Maybe things are good for you,...

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    I have been in two relationship, but both of them ended after they hurt me seriously.

  13. Change

    • By Connie Davidescu
    • Published: November 2008

    Scared confused mindless clone,
    Delving deeper into the unknown,
    my heart is bruised my soul crumbled
    The deep despair of lovers rumbled....

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    I am in a dreadful situation, too. I am in love with a guy. It has been 4 years now, but I can't marry him, not now, not ever. His family and mine are against our marriage, but I can't stop...

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