Break Up Poems

Poems about Breaking Up

Going through a breakup with a boyfriend or girlfriend is one of the most painful things that a teenager can experience. The anguish is intensified because the experience is fresh and new to them. After sharing your most intimate thoughts with another human being, you are no longer together. He or she is just another person that you pass in the hallway.

Breaking Up Poems


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  1. Hard Times

    • By Richard Shuman
    • Published: February 2011
    Poem About Girlfriend Cheating

    Richard Shuman February 15 at 8:21pm

    You know I can't go on with any regret
    Our relationship is hard like a game of roulette...

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    I just now had that, but I am girl, so that is different. This is what he did. He told me he was cheating on me with someone else. Then after class he showed me. He made out with her. Now we...

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  3. Perfect Guy

    I thought I found the perfect guy,
    one that knew how to treat me right.
    But I forgot to hold on,
    and now he's gone....

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    I thought I had found the perfect guy too. He was tall and romantic, All it took was one move down the wrong hall to see his form pressed against another. I could hear and feel my heart...

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  4. Resentment

    • By Ashanti Holliday
    • Published: March 2009
    Silly Me Still In Love Poem

    You told me you loved me and that you cared.
    You promised sweet kisses and to always be here.
    You were once so good and kind, gentle and so very sweet.
    When just thinking of you my knees grew weak....

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    This is so similar to my story. I guess they really are all the same. He was in my class but we didn't talk much until we both ended up at this party together. Before that night I had never...

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  6. Living

    You Stole My Heart

    You stole my heart.
    Then without a warning you put a dagger in it.
    With blood all around me, I feel nothing now.
    The pain was unbearable, but killed myself to hide the pain....

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  7. Confusion 'Til The End

    • By G''Angela Jumper
    • Published: September 2015
    Poem About Confusion After A Break Up

    I look around and see destruction
    After my heart returned from its abduction
    It followed my every move
    As if it had something to prove

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  8. Things Change

    Time passed
    Things changed
    You moved on
    I went my own way...

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    OMG. This poem resonates with me. My ex was my best guy friend, and then he broke up with me and straight away he started dating another girl. When she broke his heart by cheating on him, he...

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  10. Just Let Him Go

    • By Aubrey
    • Published: April 2009

    We had a lot of fun
    When we were together
    I'll never forget
    I'll always remember...

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    I have been dating this guy for 1 year and 3 months, we would share out dreams and every secret we had but after a few weeks someone came and I guess stole his heart. We broke up two weeks...

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  11. Dear Love

    • By Writingwhitewords
    • Published: August 2012
    I Feel Like Dying

    See There Was A Tear Rolling Down My Face As I Began To Write This
    So I Closed My Eyelids & Let It Fall
    Because If Love Is Blind Then This Feelings Sightless
    And Me .. I Feel Nightless Dayless Restless Because Of This Hatred...

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    This poem really reminds me of me and my ex boyfriend. It's been really tough getting over him, and I thought over the summer I would get over him, but it just makes me want him even more. I...

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  12. She Was All

    • By Jordi P.
    • Published: December 2015
    Poem About A Lost Love That Has Never Returned

    She had a smile that reminded me of childhood memories.
    That gaze in her eyes made me want to see the seven seas with her.
    Hair that reminded me of dancing fairies.
    And a kiss so tender,

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    Please give me one reason a guy hurts a girls heart when she would take a bullet for him.

  13. I'm Sorry I Couldn't Be

    • By Claryssa Salcedo
    • Published: May 2014

    I'm sorry I couldn't be,
    what I really wanted to be

    I'm sorry I couldn't be, ...

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