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. Pain Of A 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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    Since the person you are in love with is your best friend, understand that he values you and would not want to loose you. Friendship overrules everything. Who knows what will happen tomorrow...

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  3. 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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    • 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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  4. 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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    This was the first guy I’ve ever loved in my life. The thing is that I’ve never met him in person. We met through a game, and the minute I spoke to him and heard his voice, I knew I was in...

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  6. 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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    • Rating 4.31
  7. 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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    • 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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  8. 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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    • Rating 4.29
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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.

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  10. 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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    My crush is super shy and two years older than me. What should I do? Should I approach him or what?

  11. My Sorrows Song

    • By Candace Nau
    • Published: July 2008
    Sad Heart Poem

    so here it goes,
    My sorrows song,
    A song that's short,
    And not to long, ...

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    • Rating 4.19
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    I love this. Thank you. This is beautiful. So many emotions. What a cold and warm feeling.

  12. Flower That Bloomed In The Dead Of Winter Died Of Loneliness

    • By Judii
    • Published: June 2008

    I believe at the end of my life,
    the credits will read tragedy,
    that with the last blink of my eye your face will cross my mind,
    and I'll go back to that day...

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    • Rating 4.16
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    I say you leave her. If she cheated on you more than 6 times that means she will never change and will keep in cheating. You need to be happy and find yourself a nice girl, a girl who will...

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  13. My Love For You

    • By Matthew Dusfim
    • Published: May 2009

    The Bit by bit and day by day
    In such a special lovely way
    Do not know why or how to say
    But I shall try to... If I may...

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    • Rating 4.17
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    It was lovely I loved it to, it also touched my heart I think more people should say how good this is well done

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