The ending happens suddenly
Awakened from the blackout
He leaves and you are left—
Wondering, blaming, maybe even waiting
Still drunk off the night’s conquest
High fived from his boys for tapping that mess
Surrounded by crowds
While you’re left all alone
Looks of pity or a solid scold
There’s no use in speaking.
He will move on.
There will be another beginning.
You’ve shown me what I’ve been missing. So I’m sorry for the sudden attachment. I’m taking advantage of all the good feelings you give me.
I’ve kept my heart closed for sometime and didn’t realize this until I started getting close to you. Not that you opened it. You didn’t pry. You didn’t take a wrench and screw with me until I gave in. You’ve been unlike the others.
You waited. Sat patiently until I slowly tip toed over to you with curiosity. Until I reached out and touched you with my fingertips, only then did you do the same. You waited until I touched first, until I kissed first, until I opened up first. You made me feel like I could first.
I think that’s what made it so easy. You let me know beforehand that there wasn’t going to be any hurt. You proved you were someone I could open up to without being shut back closed.
I’ve been hurt before and you make me forget that. I’ve been broken before and you make me feel repaired.
I don’t love easy. I’ve refused to. I’ve relied on myself and committed to being alone so that others couldn’t take advantage again.
I don’t love easy. I don’t give myself easy. I don’t spend a majority of my time thinking about another person because I know what it leads to.
I don’t love easy. Why are you making it so fucking easy?