RIC S. BASTASA


To live to love


It seems that
to live is not the same as to love

look at you who had loved
unrequited
you are killing yourself
with what you can
never have

to live this time is to learn to forget love
and move on with your life

take life, grab it, leave love for a while
take a walk
breathe some more

it is life
it is life that makes you find love again.

Submitted: Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Edited: Thursday, October 03, 2013

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