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Other Thing Lost

Other Thing Lost

A Poem by C. Peril
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A melancholic poem about a romance which time has snuffed out.

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I never thought you'd be some
other thing lost
I never thought we'd turn away
from each other
Let the night wonder
in between us 

I never thought there'd be
this distance
A deficit of romance
as absence 
takes it toll 
Time tracks your cold retreat


I never thought you'd be a
path I took 
One footnote in a history
book
That we'd both be sleeping
so lonely

I never thought you'd come
and go 
Never planned for that
tomorrow, no
I never thought you'd be
gone


Painful is the realisation
that true devotion 
is a little more than I 
can muster 
Couldn't dote on you
Couldn't do the things you asked me to

Goodbye my 
other thing lost 

© 2017 C. Peril


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Great poem, we are never quite ready for things at times but it is what it is and part of the lessons of life, full of feeling, very nice🌹

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2 Years Ago

Hi Thoughts In Time. I really appreciate your feedback. I hope I will get the opportunity to read so.. read more
‘Thoughts In Time’🌹

2 Years Ago

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Added on October 9, 2017
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Tags: Loss, Ache, Broken Heart, Endings, Regret, Love

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C. Peril
C. Peril

Sheffield, South Yorks., United Kingdom



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I am a 26 year old male - based in Sheffield, England - with an interest in poetry, history, philosophy and law. I have always been interested in writing & some of my favorite writers, when it comes t.. more..

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A Poem by C. Peril