Thank You Poem

I was in a complete downward spiral in my life and then my cousin Jaimee reached out a hand and helped me start on my way back.

You And Your Words Saved Me

© Juli Masters
I sit here thinking, why me
Why did I have to be the one
To feel all this hurt
And it never be done

Then the one person
I expect least
Talks to me and listens
So that my secrets are released

No longer bottled up inside
For no one to know but me
I love you Jaimee
And your generosity

You listened when no one else would
And promised you would not tell
You told how you related to me
And understood why I yell

You said you want me to be happy
And stop writing only sad
So hereís to you for helping me
Not to feel so bad

Little did you know
I was slowly dying inside
Sometimes I even cut
Then when people asked, I lied

Youíre the only one who knows
All of what Iíve been through
And I love you for caring
Enough to help me like you do

You and your words
Saved my life
And know because of you
I can throw away that knife

This may not seem the happiest
Of poems that youíve read
But trust me it is happy
And not full of pure dread

I can finally see the light side
And the happiness it brings
All because you spoke to me
And caressed me with your angel wings

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Published: Sep 2011
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  1. Michelle, San Angelo,Tx Submitted on Wednesday, November 21, 2012

    I've been in love so many times that my heart keeps breaking and sometimes I just wanna not even try to look for the right guy to be in my life...

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