heart-shaped bruisesyou had a gun in your hand and a cig between your teeth. theheart-shaped bruises7 years ago in Free Verse More Like This
first time i saw you. you were all wicked smiles and brutal lies.
spotlighted in my eyes. hung up on you. every time you left me.
i was still hung up on you. and you were a monster to me and
the breathing got harder. but every heart-shaped bruise was a
piece you gave me of yourself. i could hide them away. i could
pretend they are fingerprints from your loving fingers.
but how could i
how could i love the pain?