One of Us Must Try

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⠀⠀⠀⠀Spending time without you, easy.
⠀⠀⠀⠀Finding something to do without you, easy.
⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀Not writing it about you, easy.
⠀⠀⠀⠀What’s hard’s not cursing you to hell.
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⠀⠀⠀⠀Knowing for sure without you, easy.
⠀⠀⠀⠀Feeling at peace without you, easy.
⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀Not caring what you’re doing, easy.
⠀⠀⠀⠀What’s hard’s not smearing your name.
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⠀⠀⠀⠀Dreaming in color without you, easy.
⠀⠀⠀⠀Making things fit without you, easy.
⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀Not expecting you back, easy.
⠀⠀⠀⠀What’s hard’s not blaming it on you.
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⠀⠀⠀⠀Being myself without you, easy.
⠀⠀⠀⠀Making sense of it without you, easy.
⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀Not meaning it to be for you, easy.
⠀⠀⠀⠀What’s hard’s not wishing you’d die.


prompted by Daily Prompt: Secret of Success at the Daily Post

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5 Responses to One of Us Must Try

  1. Frances D says:

    I am so sending this to a friend who will so identify – she is going through it with someone bad!

  2. Mike says:

    Good one (I lacked the courage to do similar).

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