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Why

What's the point of cheating
Why hurt someone by how you're treating
Why not just walk away
Say a simple goodbye, and have a nice day
Why hurt, break, and lie
When all that someone does is try
They try to be good enough
Try to give you all their love

Maybe a simple mistake was done
But why make that mistake cause everything to be gone
Why? A word always used for questions
Questions everyone asks themselves
That keep piling up on the shelves

All i'm looking for are some answers to my questions
But i dunno whether in his words i should trust
I need some answers, it's a must
Please tell me, are these lies?
I dunno if i should believe my eyes

I can't stop thinking, it's tearing me apart
Are you telling the truth, or are you only afraid to break my heart?
I don't mind if the cut will be deep
But take your lies that make me smile, Id rather go for truth that will make me weep

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  1. Date: 11/24/2012 8:53:00 AM
    PERFECT!

  1. Date: 11/11/2012 7:15:00 AM
    This poem speaks volumes. If fiction it is a great endorsement for truth. If non-fiction then a great admonition for infidelity.