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Your Half of Me

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0 posted 02-01-2000 04:53 PM       View Profile for Crystalina123   Email Crystalina123   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems   Click to Submit your Poem to Passions  View IP for Crystalina123


We met through friends,
And laughed as time passed by,
We sat outside, watching the sun rise and the winds,
Pass through the trees as birds fluttered across the deep blue sky.

We smiled because we knew it all,
So innocent and yet so sure,
With you by my side I stood tall,
Proud of everything we were.

You became my best friend,
Somewhere deep in my heart I believed you were a godsend.
You smiled when I laughed, cried when I cried,
Swore you'd be there till the day I died.

We fell in love,
Typical story I'm sure,
Friendships becoming more,
Love so completely pure.

For Valentines Day last year,
I gave you a half of a key chain,
The words, reflected how I felt, just like a mirror:
"The lord watch over me,
And thee,
While we are absent from one another."

You kept your half,
I kept mine,
Looking back on it, I try to force myself to laugh,
A love ill fated by design.

You said good bye almost three months ago,
The story still seems as dark,
As something written by Poe.

You don't smile at me anymore,
And now I cry as time passes by,
I sit outside, watching the sun set and the winds,
Flutter the trees as the leaves fall from the pale grey sky.

I smile cause now I know it all,
So tainted and yet so unsure,
I finger this key chain, wanting to call,
Your name, wondering if you still have your half,
Wondering if you remember what we once were.

-- Crystal Ryan

 "The worst of what people do to one another is deceive.
Because when you love someone you control their version
of reality. If you lie to them that's like making them
autistic so that what they believe is reality is in fact,
not their true situation at all.
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1 posted 02-11-2000 11:06 PM       View Profile for WhtDove   Email WhtDove   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems   Click to visit WhtDove's Home Page   View IP for WhtDove

Sad story!


When you can't make up your mind
Which way is right for you,
Stop and softly ask yourself,
What Would Jesus Do?
since 02-09-2000
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2 posted 02-11-2000 11:23 PM       View Profile for Wizzard   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Wizzard

Such a sweet start and such a sad ending.
I feel for you and hope that your able to find happier day`s again.
you`ve done a nice job at wording this Crystalina.
And even though your hurt,you didn`t say one bad word towards him.
thank you for sharing.

 Today is the first day of the rest of my life.
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