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For Love's Sake

©  More By Susan Christensen

Published: October 2007

I'm so tired of this empty feeling.
I'm so tired of being alone.
I lay here staring at the ceiling,
Waiting by the phone.

I jump when the phone rings.
It brings a smile to my face.
When he hangs up my heart stings,
And I sink back into my lonely place.

I wish and I dream
That we'll be together soon.
I can't wait until we can look up hand in hand
At the stars and at the moon.

I yearn for his kisses
His touch - his embrace.
I can't wait for Thursdays
When I get to see his face.

I'm flooded with thoughts of him
In my heart, soul, and mind.
I imagine his touch,
So gentle and kind.

I try not to weep.
I hope he doesn't hear my cries,
But I can't stop the tears
Falling from my eyes.

I cry a thousand tears
And think - how much more can I take?
But in my heart I know I'd wait a thousand years
All for love's sake.



Source: https://www.familyfriendpoems.com/poem/for-loves-sake

3 comments:

Margaret D said...

Rather a sad peom Jo-Anne.

Jo-Anne's Ramblings said...

Margaret D.......Yes it is

Katie Isabella said...

My gosh...that is sad. Makes me want to find the fictitious person and get them pointed in another direction. xo

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