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. 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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    That's what happened to me. I have fallen in love with a guy, and we dated for almost a month. He told me that he loved me but then broke up with me the next day. I even knew he was moving...

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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 this nice, respectful boyfriend, but it turns out he used me to get close to my cousin. He really broke me. I took a depression test, and I have severe depression. I really...

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  4. 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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  6. Hard Times

    • By Richard Shuman
    • Published: February 2011
    Goodbye Message To Cheating Girlfriend

    You know I can't go on with any regret.
    Our relationship is hard like a game of roulette
    We're off and on so constantly
    And you cheating... come on, honestly.

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    I truly understand what you guys are saying. I was with an 18 year old. I loved him to death and would still do anything for him. I thought he loved me, but all that he really wanted was my...

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  7. How Come?

    • By Jessica Dix
    • Published: December 2009
    Playing Games With My Heart

    How is that I cry all night,
    Yet all you do is smile
    And think everything is all right?
    How is it that when I look up at you

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    I've been with my girl for 6 years. Every time we've broken up, she was in control. She knew how to get to me and what to say to bring me down. And now again during quarantine she brings up...

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  8. You Will Lose Me One Day

    • By Haseena Khan
    • Published: March 2011

    what my heart wants to say???
    You make me feel like I don't matter
    its like you just don't care
    you only want me because you you know I'm always there...

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    That's what we girls need to do. Guys hurting us and we just keep letting them hurt us but we need to be stronger. When he's smiling at you just walk away, don't let him control you. Show him...

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  10. 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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    • Rating 4.41
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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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  11. 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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  12. Missing You

    Missing Ex-Boyfriend Poem

    I lie in bed awake at night,
    Replay what we used to be.
    I can't believe it's over now,
    And you have moved on without me.

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    This is heartbreaking because I believe this to be my story. To the one that God made for me, I still am in love with you and never left you. At the same time, I never knew you wanted "us." I...

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  13. I Still Love You

    • By Ashlee
    • Published: February 2016
    Poem About Not Expecting A Break Up

    You had me at hello.
    Then you crushed me with goodbye.
    I fell so deeply in love with you,
    And you left me; tell me why?

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    Me and my boyfriend were doing great, and then on New Years Eve he broke up with me at 11:30 pm. I was just with friends and we were all going to meet up and then he called and said "We're...

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