Lifeline

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Summary

This is just going to be a collection of poems I write. Sometimes the words just won't stop filling my head so this exists. Depression isn't easy. Love isn't easy. Heartbreak isn't easy. Life isn't easy. When all else fails, the power of a pencil and paper to express your emotions is always there. That's all this is, just my brain spilling its guts in the form of mediocre poetry.

Genre:
Poetry
Author:
aesthetic_mess
Status:
Ongoing
Chapters:
58
Rating:
4.9 9 reviews
Age Rating:
13+

What If

What if it was possible to have a soulmate,
But their soulmate isn’t you.
They may be the perfect, most beautiful match for you,
But you’re not the one for them.
You’re not meant to be their one and only,
But they’re meant to be yours?

What if it was possible to love someone so much,
That when you close your eyes,
They’re all you can see?
You know, deep within yourself,
That you can’t possibly live if they’re not with you.
But they can live without you.
And they do.
Because they have found their soulmate.
And it’s not you.

Do you ever wonder what it’s like to be loved?
Imagine you walk into a room,
And someone’s whole face lights up when their eyes land on you.
Is that what you see me do
Every time I see you?
Now Imagine you’re me.
And you look at the person standing beside you and you think,
This is it.
This is where I am meant to be.
Imagine loving someone so much that,
No matter where you are in the world,
You’re home as long as they’re with you.

Have you ever watched someone
And realized that you could
Watch them for hours and never get bored?
Even if they’re just sleeping;
Just breathing.
Have you ever longed
To be around someone,
Just so you could listen to them talk?
Just so you can feel their presence,
Their heartbeat?

What if it was possible
To have a future without you?
Would I be able to?
What if you weren’t my rock,
What if you weren’t my lifeboat in this sea of desolation?
What if you weren’t my life,
My soul?
What if I could live without you,
Breathe without you?
What if?

But what ifs aren’t the truth.
The truth is that I have lived my whole life
Waiting for my other half,
And now that I have found you,
I am never letting go.
I will watch you love others
And be happy with others
For the rest of my life
Because that is all I can do.
I will die alone,
Watching you grow old with someone else.
But I am never letting go.

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Any Gwee: Anne Marie plays her part well.... Make the story line becoming more and more interesting.

Sir Nilo: What a remarkable book. Wonderful poems. I can relate to some. Thank you for this amazing book.

clace123456: Wow, this book is great! I read Texting Him, and when I found out there was a sequel, I had to read it. The poetry is beautiful, and made me cry at times. The characters are well-written and believable. My favorite thing was definitely the unique way in which the story is told. I can't wait for m...

Danika: I love your work this is my first book on this app actually and you gave me hope that this can be a good reading and writing app so thank you for that and I love the poems they're very relatable and inspiring for some keep up the good work I hope you continue writing have a nice day thank you.(So...

Family808 : Everybody else may think this dosen't make any but they can't read the beautiful words in this poem

explosion poetry: It's written in a beautiful style and good choosen words, and that is the reason why it was painful to read. I felt it all.

kittyloverinsca: This was a great book but I just wasn't expecting it to be that short so not to be bossy or anything but next time try to make it a little bit longer but overall it was wonderful.

kaely: all the chapters resonated with me and they’re very well written good job

jacqasiamcafee1: Such a beautiful story. Really helps to continually build your faith. With God all things are possible.

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