let’s be honest here

I knew I was in need of silence

and yet I kept gifting countless words

in a sad and futile attempt to

keep his heart engaged

and mine unaware of

it’s aches and pains

truth is I abandoned myself

well before he did

so is it really fair to blame

him for all the heartache

when I was hurting prior to being left?

 

It’s clear now that I was betrayed-

but by my own self

not him.

 

Categories Creative Writing, Poetry, ProseTags , , , , , ,

2 thoughts on “let’s be honest here

  1. Well, well said, I feel this too and ended up coming out the other end feeling much better after being honest with myself. Best, DG.

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    1. Thank you for sharing- I’m glad you were able to have your own revelations 🙂

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