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Can't we remain as Friends ?

Updated on April 23, 2015

‘I don’t love you anymore.’

you said this to me

and repeated,

I failed to understand

what actually went wrong.

I thought it was a joke

but you were serious.

I listened quietly,

didn’t say a word.

Tears ran down my cheeks,

I felt helpless and lost.

I realized that the word ‘love’

didn’t mean a thing to you.

What is sad and funny

when you pretend

you haven’t seen me

- Ever.

You don’t love me anymore,

Fair enough.

But Can’t we remain as friends

and be in speaking terms ?

Please don’t hesitate,

tell me frankly.

If ‘No’ is your answer

I shall understand,

I shall go away,

far and far away,

from here,

And you won’t see me again

- Ever.

It will be difficult for me

to stay away,

this I know for sure.

But then, if my absence

gives you peace of mind

and all your happiness,

I will be out of your sight

for ever, ever and

Ever


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    • Kamalesh050 profile imageAUTHOR

      Kamalesh050 

      6 years ago from Sahaganj, Dist. Hooghly, West Bengal, India

      Thanks for your visit and comment. Much appreciated. Trust you are keeping well. I haven't had the time to take a look at your other hubs - I shall visit soon.

      Best Wishes,

      Kamalesh

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      Emma Zimmer 

      6 years ago from USA

      Sad, your poems are so touching!!!! but for some reason, if felt happy at the same time, don't take that the wrong way, it was like a bittersweet

    • Kamalesh050 profile imageAUTHOR

      Kamalesh050 

      6 years ago from Sahaganj, Dist. Hooghly, West Bengal, India

      Hi Movie Master, my dear Friend, It's so nice to see you again. Thanks a lot for reading and commenting as you always so kindly do. I very much appreciate your support and your encouraging words make me feel so jubilant.

      Hope you are all well. May God Bless you my Friend.

      Best Wishes,

      Kamalesh

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      Movie Master 

      6 years ago from United Kingdom

      Oh dear kamalesh my friend, this is so sad, I hope this isn't your heart that's breaking...

      Ah I have just read in the above comment that your beautiful but sad poem is nothing to do with your personal life, I am relieved.

      Best wishes, I hope all is well with you.

    • Kamalesh050 profile imageAUTHOR

      Kamalesh050 

      6 years ago from Sahaganj, Dist. Hooghly, West Bengal, India

      bschnabel - So nice of you to read the poem and comment. To be honest with you the poem is based on an imaginary situation and has no bearing with my personal life.I am sure you will appreciate that Great Writers(!!!) often write this way (Ha Ha Ha).

      Thank you my Friend for all your kind words.

      I am well, thank you. Trust you are well too.

      Take care. Best Wishes.

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      bschnabel 

      6 years ago from Vermont

      Wonderful expressive piece. I do hope you are doing better now. Great flow. Keep it up!

    • Kamalesh050 profile imageAUTHOR

      Kamalesh050 

      6 years ago from Sahaganj, Dist. Hooghly, West Bengal, India

      Hi Sonia, it's so nice of you to read and comment. Many thanks for your kind words. You have always been so good and supportive.

      Trust you are all well.

      Best Wishes,

      Kamalesh

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      sonia05 

      6 years ago from india

      Kamakesh,this is beautiful but very sad! Love if not reciprocated is painful and when it is not taken seriously,it hurts a lot.

      thanks for sharing. voted up!

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