It was snowing

The day you gave up on me

I never expected you to stay forever,

I just needed you to say you wouldn’t leave me here, 

Not like this.


We’re both selfish,

Too hasty to drop everything

I’m not sure what I need

But I know it’s not tears on a saturday morning,

I know it’s not this feeling of helplessness growing inside of me


I can’t even look at you

You just see me as someone you need to fix,

To save

Oh, you and your logic

You’re so good at making me feel bad

Outside the snow is piling up

I’m surrounded without a weapon,

As you clutch to yours


If you love me, you’d release me

Not hold your good graces against me


It hurts me so

To see you use love as a weapon


So wounded,

I run from the comfort of you

and face the cold snow and my tears alone.


2 thoughts on “Wounded

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s