Do I Regret You?


Poem Commentary

It is that obvious this is about a breakup? Well, not really a's a complicated story. Please don't judge this one, I know it's not my best. It's one of those poems that doesn't have to sound exactly right; the emotion takes care of everything.

Do I Regret You?

Everything reminds me of you,
a look, a song, a word.
And when I think of the time we shared
the whole thing seems absurd;
That I could have been
so hopelessly shamefully blind.
Your lies that you told
were a dagger from behind,
plunged into my back,
your poison spread.
How could I have so badly
let go of my head?
Let you run away laughing,
my heart in your hands;
for you to break into pieces
and pull at the strands.
You knew how I felt,
said you felt the same way,
but if you did
then how could you betray?
My naive trust
that I put in you.
How much of what
you told me was untrue?
Lie after lie
I forgave your transgressions,
yet you turned mine on me
and used them as weapons.
I laid my heart and soul
on the line for your judgement.
Now all that's left of my heart
are minuscule remnants.
And although you'll never read
this out pour of emotion,
of my heartbreak you'll have no notion,
it feels better to put
paper to pen,
the feelings for you
I have tried to keep in.
So let this be a lesson to all
If you're cascading into love,
enjoy the fall.

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HopeOhlarik commented on Do I Regret You?


That isn't love kido =( Love is a mutual feeling between two people. Idk what to call it, but that isn't love. I'd like to kick the crap out of whomever made you feel like this though. You are a beautiful woman, just like I am, and you deserve the absolute best that life can give. You'll find your Mr. Right one day, I promise =)

Ninjaboy commented on Do I Regret You?


nah.. its isnt vindictive, its just simply life, its a simple thing, life, though so dark at the same time, sry, but its the truth, it just simply isnt vindictive my dear, only a story of life

girlygirl1234 commented on Do I Regret You?


what he did to you was wrong....and i can tell that you are not over expressed it very well just in this poem..good job i am proud of you and i believe that your heart will be healed

singinggrace commented on Do I Regret You?


very good. i like it. just stay strong. if u need sum1 im here ~grace

kpeery09 commented on Do I Regret You?


Very Nice, the emotions within this piece are shinning away like a bright light in the sky. Keep shinning that light...keep up the good work...and I shall give you 10 for excellence.

Poetry is either something that lives like fire inside you or else it is nothing, an empty formalized bore around which pedants can endlessly drone their notes and explanations.

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FUBAR93’s Poems (26)

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It's In The Air 1
Just Another Poem About Me 2
Do I Regret You? 10
Ponderation 7
Caveat Emptor 17
Against the Current 8
The Woman Who Stares at Goats 9
Eyes Wide Shut 10
Lullaby 7
20 Things You Don't Know About Me 2
Ring of Fire 2
The End to Come 13
Resurrection 6
My Second Home 2
Q & A 7
Gun, Hat, and Boots 4
I Am Me 5
Poem 4
Sonny 6
Don't Be a Pedophile 13
Dad and I 4
Underneath 14
You Don't Know Me 19
4 O'Clock Sharp 12
Leaves 14