I’m Still Waiting

Updated on December 20, 2018

Call me crazy but I'm still waiting for your text, email, or phone call

A visit to my apartment or letter in the mailbox, yet there's nothing at all

I just can't imagine how your love for me faded so quickly

And how you stepped on my heart so swiftly

Now there's nothing I can do to win you back

I check my phone through out the day hoping it's me you're trying to contact

I move & go through the daily motions of life,

But every step I take I feel your absence on the inside

I feel the pain in every breath I take

I think about your love as my thoughts change

I'm full of questions, but have absolutely no answers

I still cry over you yet it's the only way to heal this lovesick cancer

So as your days pass & time flows

Let me tell you about one thing that I truly know:

You feel the same way too, there's no doubt about it

The pain & discomfort, there's no way around it

You know that I wasn't looking for you to love me at first

I thought I would give it a chance because it felt like a rebirth

Your love surrounded me like a warm breeze on a chilly spring day

I carried your love with me even when you were away

I've went back to compare your love to all of those from my past

There's no mistake, your love was the best I've ever had

I can't say for sure that if you come back, I will accept you with open arms

I'm still deciding & trying to protect myself from harm

So now people are telling me I deserve better & I tend to agree

You were supposed to be my safe refuge from life but you're letting me bleed

You think I was a mistake & you simply put me back on the shelf

So now you're living a fallacy trying to convince yourself

:'(

© 2018 Eric Golden

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