revenge. #poetry

walk away

I hate the way
you lift me up…
only to let me fall
to the ground.

Maybe next time
I won’t let go…
I’ll drag you down with me
and leave you there.

 


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About what sandra thinks

Sandra is a writer, blogger, poet, artist, emotional disaster. She thinks far too much and sleeps far too little. Sandra lives in the Northeastern U.S. but dreams of an oceanfront home in Hawaii where she could learn to surf. She loves books, brutal honesty, coffee, and the color black. She hates insincerity, beer, whipped cream, and facebook. And she is uncomfortable talking about herself in the third person.
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27 Responses to revenge. #poetry

  1. The Wayfarer says:

    A very thoughtful poem. I love your ability to convey the theme using few words! Great blog and great content 🙂

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  2. Marquessa says:

    Love it. I wrote something last Friday with a similar theme but much prefer your ending!😙

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  3. Heartbreaking poem. Also, fantastic ending. Loved the image you selected as well.

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  4. Meg says:

    Boom! Love it!

    Liked by 1 person

  5. Very succinct. He’s an ass

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  6. Revenge…..one of my favorite topics…..I felt this one big time. Outstanding piece Sandra!

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  7. wouldn’t that be fun. to take those who bring us down on the journey as well.
    It’s a great concept the idea of romantic revenge.
    It never works but you make it seem so charmingly elegant in this piece 😄

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