Times Like These

Times Like These

A Poem by Emo_Cat
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Very personal poem that I am sharing with everyone.

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It’s times like these when you should be next to me.  Times like these when you should have been here.

You used to be so close, now, many miles away.  Leaving me with what was once passion, and is now nothing but aches and pains.

Only your touch, could ever truly take this pain away, even if as soon as you left, the pain returned.

Not a day passes that I don’t think of you, or miss you.  You held me together during some of my worst times, and you didn’t run from what you saw.

You simply held me closer.

Everything I do, reminds me of you.  Oh how I long to be held in you familiar, comforting, safe arms.

I need you so I am not falling apart.  But you had to leave, leave me behind.

And now it’s so dark.  The darkness is swallowing me, and has been for a while.



© 2017 Emo_Cat



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I do understand the poem.
"I need you so I am not falling apart. But you had to leave, leave me behind.
And now it’s so dark. The darkness is swallowing me, and has been for a while."
Being a soldiers for almost 15 years. I left places every two years. Funny part. You miss them as soon as you drive away from them. Thank you my friend for sharing the amazing poetry.
Coyote

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.




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Thank you for entering your poem.

There are such sadness in your words which I am sure that anybody who has ever loved another can relate. I hope you find a love that fills you up.

Posted 10 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Aw I am sorry, I hope things do get better for you. Being alone sucks I have been here lots of times,

Posted 10 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Good one! 'The darkness is swallowing me....'
keep writing...

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Lost love is always painful.maybe one day...you never know.there's a yearning in your writing.it comes from the inside of you.sharing your pain can help you when others can read and relate to it.you're not alone.

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

I do understand the poem.
"I need you so I am not falling apart. But you had to leave, leave me behind.
And now it’s so dark. The darkness is swallowing me, and has been for a while."
Being a soldiers for almost 15 years. I left places every two years. Funny part. You miss them as soon as you drive away from them. Thank you my friend for sharing the amazing poetry.
Coyote

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

This is very deep and I can understand how you feel, being very comfortable with someone and then everything suddenly changes, you don't know how to feel or what to do

Posted 1 Year Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

That is the hardest part, in my opinion... About getting over someone... The fact EVERYTHING you encounter... Seems to have a shadow of them across it.. You have a talent for rhyming... An engrossing emotional tug-of-war... To be fine, or to not be fine...

Posted 1 Year Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Emo_Cat

1 Year Ago

This poem isn't necessarily about me getting over a relationship. It could be, but it isn't. It's .. read more
Silente

1 Year Ago

Hmm... Interesting... I think that is even more romantic, in a sense... I like it... Thank you for c.. read more
Emo_Cat

1 Year Ago

Your welcome for the clarification, and again, thank-you

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Emo_Cat
Emo_Cat

Reedley, CA



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