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Wednesday, October 20, 2021

forgiving myself

I don't want to be mad
At your lies and deception
You lied to you and to me
You bought your own fake story
You believed deception can be right
And I believed in you, the fake you
I bought it line and sinker
Wondered why I was drowning
Until I swam myself to shore
Now I see you treading water
Calling for me to come back in
When you know I can't swim
I'm sad that you can't change
Mad at myself for wanting to believe
I don't want to be angry anymore
I want to be dry and leave the shore
So, I close the fence behind me
Forgiving the person I was
Not forgetting the person you are.