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Mistakes - When Everything is Said and Done

Titled 'Mistakes', this short poem is about the heartbreaking realisation of losing a relationship over time as one is almost forced to walk away from their special someone, giving up on the one thing they thought was a constant.   The thing about your someone special is that you always walk with them real slow. And that is just one of the ways I can tell that you are not in love with me any more. Watching you carry your luggage, I realise that it's not just the bags going away from me. Hoping for you to turn around one last time, I fail to find the word to tell you how I feel. Perhaps I was the one who forced you out of love, when I never said that you are all that I miss. Abandoned by the fluttering butterflies in my gut for all the times we held hands or we kissed. I know I keep reminding you of your mistakes but they were always my excuses to call things off. What I didn't know at the time, in that moment was that I'll be the one with the spectacular fall. Faili

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