Remember to ForgetI remembered you last nightRemember to Forget23 hours ago in Urban & Spoken Word More Like This
The curve of your lips when you smiled
The scent of your skin on my nose.
I remembered the way you made me laugh
And the silly jokes you told every chance you could.
I remembered every song we sang together
And every horrible note we missed
Remembered the way you held my hand at the park
And the way you limped home once you fell off your board.
Remembered every hair out of place
Also the stubble on your jaw
Remembered the way you talked on the phone
And how you never wanted to say goodnight first
I remembered every stroke of your fingertips
And also every smack
Every bruise you left upon my skin
And every word you couldn’t take back.
I remembered every threat you gave me
And every flower to make up for the crime
I remember crying to myself in the shower
And every extra bit of make-up I wore.
Remembered the times I said I was gone
And the times you begged me to stay
I remembered all the things I loved about you
And then I remembered why I tried to forge