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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  1. 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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    • Stories 12
    • Shares 496
    • Favorited 28
    • Votes 1997
    • Rating 4.34
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    I fell in love with my friend. I never imagine that I would fall in love with him. Actually, he is not that kind of person I thought I would love. But just one day my feeling for him changed...

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  3. Free From Bad Relationship

    • By Alone
    • Published: February 2008

    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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    • Stories 0
    • Shares 359
    • Favorited 48
    • Votes 1771
    • Rating 4.31
  4. 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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    • Stories 3
    • Shares 286
    • Favorited 29
    • Votes 881
    • Rating 4.28
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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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  6. Cheating And Lies

    • By Meagen Deitz
    • Published: October 2007

    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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    • Stories 25
    • Shares 456
    • Favorited 40
    • Votes 2452
    • Rating 4.27
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    I can relate to this as well. I have been with my husband for 17 years, married 12 this December. He refuses to stop talking with every female he has dated or "been with." He tells all of...

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  7. Someday

    • By Sarah
    • Published: February 2008

    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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    • Stories 1
    • Shares 326
    • Favorited 27
    • Votes 856
    • Rating 4.26
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    I really like this poem. It's so short compared to some, but it says everything that I'm feeling. It's what a lot of people feel at some point in their life.

  8. Forbidden Love

    • By Penny Pierce
    • Published: January 2008

    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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    • Stories 16
    • Shares 319
    • Favorited 47
    • Votes 1192
    • Rating 4.25
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    This poem has touched me deeply because I'm in love with someone that is about 6-7 years older than I am, and my family can't get over the age factor. He's my best friend. He's been there for...

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  10. Pain Of Broken Heart

    • By Erika
    • Published: December 2007

    Tears of blood fall from my broken heart
    I never thought we would be apart

    When you held me you said "forever"...

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    • Stories 74
    • Shares 2682
    • Favorited 63
    • Votes 8746
    • Rating 4.24
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    What should I do? I have a best friend. I never had a fight with her before. She started a relationship with her boyfriend about 1 years ago. I'm in the same class and same organization as...

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  11. She

    • By Kirstie Dorgan
    • Published: July 2010
    Playing Games With A Girl Who Can't Say No

    She's a girl and he's a guy
    why they're together, I don't know why
    she is caring, loving, honest and true
    he is mean, nasty, selfish and cruel...

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    • Stories 2
    • Shares 73
    • Favorited 23
    • Votes 383
    • Rating 4.23
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    My friends say I'm in an abusive relationship. I'm not quite sure if I believe them or if I think they are just overreacting. People say the same things to me that are in this poem and it...

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  12. Good Bye

    • By Tanya
    • Published: November 2007
    Trying To Keep Relationship Alive

    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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    • Stories 2
    • Shares 217
    • Favorited 16
    • Votes 550
    • 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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  13. Broken Hearts And Prayers

    • By Alexis Daniels
    • Published: November 2013

    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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    • Stories 1
    • Shares 321
    • Favorited 19
    • Votes 458
    • 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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