You had me question every act of love with why.

Why would someone love me, why would someone care…

You replaced every kindness you gave me with a lie.

And it was so very long ago…

I should get over it and go with what I already know.

But the pain stayed with me for years.

What hurt me the most…weren’t the tears.

It was looking back at the child within me, full of nothing but self loathing and fear.

Gifts given to her by her parents, all she ever knew.

How it would continue to harm her while she grew.

I look in your eyes and I wonder if you could feel what I went through.

But you say…

You say what you did, it was the best that you could do.

Posted by:Lauren Kim

🦋 I write my own stories, breathing in life & love by my heart's endless daydreams.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

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

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google 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 )

Connecting to %s