Yvonne Kania

(24th May 1970 / Mansfield, nottinghamshire)

Time moves on


Time moves on and I say nothing,
The words frozen on my lips,
Burning in my heart,
Only being able to take small sips.
I wait for the right moment,
To tell you we have fallen apart.
But there is no comment,
I leave in silence,
Knowing there will be no violence,
Slamming the door shut,
Feeling nauseous in my gut,
Crying the last tear,
Dreading of all the fear.

Submitted: Thursday, May 15, 2014
Edited: Thursday, May 15, 2014

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This poem was written shortly after a break-up with my ex partner. It as very strong meaning to it

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