The Biggest Regret of my Life

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i fell in love with a friend

Submitted: March 05, 2017

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Submitted: March 05, 2017



Your love built a facade of perfection

Your face behind a mask of fallacy 

Forcing me to lose my self-direction 

Nail in the coffin, heartbreak you can't see


My heart has moved on, but my mind stays bound

My thoughts drowning in a sea of regret 

In a garden of thorns, your rose was found

Memories of you, I'd rather forget 


The name I once loved, now fills me with dread

I felt I could say all, but now I'm mute

My heart won by words better left unsaid 

I learned your rose had thorns left at its root 


At one time, I could have said "I love you"

Yet now, I can't stand anything you do



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