A Heartbreaking Thing

Poem By Francis Duggan

It does seem that you will pine for her for years
Yet she does not love you she is not worth your tears
She married another rears his baby boy
A young mother in love her life she enjoy

Of the praises of love many happy to sing
But unrequited love is a heartbreaking thing
One can say of it that it is love's sadder side
And it even has led some to death by suicide

Time is the best healer as some like to say
The sense of loss you feel will slowly fade away
The ache will grow less as the weeks tick on by
Why lost love cause such heartache one must wonder why?

Pointless pining for somebody who to someone else is true
She left you for another her thoughts are not of you
Suppose for every up in life there has to be a down
Unrequited love has left you as a sad sack of the town.

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