I Could Try


I lie awake in darkness to think of you,

I could close my eyes but I'd see your face

I could try to erase you, but you can't be erased

You could send me back in time a thousand times again,

And I'd probably do everything the same if it meant I was with you

I could try to forget that I'm hurting now that you're gone,

But it'd only hurt more

And I could try a million things,

But it wouldn't be the same without you


  • Author: Brie (Pseudonym) (Offline Offline)
  • Published: June 12th, 2018 20:30
  • Comment from author about the poem: Forgery will not be allowed. No copies of any kind. ©2018
  • Category: Love
  • Views: 26
  • User favorite of this poem: Clarita.
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  • Evergreen

    I love this. I can relate to it 100%. I really do wish that we could erase, or erase the memories of the people that hurt us, or left us.

    • Brie

      I’m glad you enjoyed my poem, Evergreen. I appreciate that you can relate. Wise words you’ve shared, thank you!

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