The Life in Rhymes of an Angsty Teenager

All Rights Reserved ©


I stare into your eyes, blue like the sea.

I don't mind getting lost as long as you're with me.
Through them, I witness the beauty of your soul.
Innocently sweet, making my heart feel whole.
Emotions stir inside, waking from a deep sleep.
I could lay silently with you for hours, and not make a peep.

Yes, I feel you getting under my skin.
It's like a first kiss all over again.

A smile so contagious, a laugh like a song.
Convincing, so I know that what I'm feeling can't be wrong.
My breath begins to hitch as my heart skips a beat.
A worthy opponent, I may be forced to admit defeat.
A proud facade, I may act tough, but I mean no harm.
Truly all I crave for is the comfort of your arms.

This battle I fear I won't win.
It's like a first kiss all over again.

Dreading our fate, the inevitable depart;
Knowing that when you're gone, I'll have a heavy heart.
I try to tell myself that you can't possibly stay.
But it's hard to watch you leave when I wish we could play all day.
When night falls is the time you're really missed.
And all I can think about is what it would feel like to have that first kiss.

Sweet like sugar but sour like gin.
It's like a first kiss all over again.

Continue Reading Next Chapter

About Us

Inkitt is the world’s first reader-powered book publisher, offering an online community for talented authors and book lovers. Write captivating stories, read enchanting novels, and we’ll publish the books you love the most based on crowd wisdom.