sometime in october.14/10/10.sometime in october.4 years ago in Free Verse More Like This
i went over to a friend of mine's a couple weeks ago,
and we watched a movie while we sat on her bedroom floor.
there was a part where the girl asks,
'why is love like raindrops on a window?'
cynical as ever, i thought: oh, i don't know,
maybe because rain is depressing and so is love?
because when the raindrops dry, they will leave a stain.
kinda like love. just a little.
that tells you that i don't exactly know what love is.
i can. i could.
but my love is the kind that breaks apart thoughts. the ones that shouldn't hurt, but do.
sometimes, i'll sit by myself in empty cafes
and wish that he could still smile. because all i care about is him.
he's not my entire world, but he's most of it.
i don't choke up, it's easier to speak.
the rest of the world falls away and i'm left with a moment
to breathe before the world comes back again.
whatever you call it; it's safe.
it's like the softest sweater that holds you tight.
maybe it's not the grea