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I don't like you but I love You

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I don't like you but I love You

I don’t like you but I love you!

Yes, those are the lyrics to that popular song.

I hate that I have come to feel that exact way about you,

but why do you;

 tell me my paintings look like a child constructed them,

 push my bangs to the side and tell me to grow them out,

proclaim that I am only pretty in the town we live,

refuse to meet my friends,

and say I should not have children because I am unstable?

It’s as if

you don’t like me, but you say love me.

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  1. Date: 7/10/2013 3:40:00 PM

    - Well done .... It gave me a smile. - Thank you Alicia ! - oxox // Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 7/10/2013 9:02:00 AM

    I know these words pretty good..... a tough way to view the obstacles of love and hate... all of it is born from each other.... SKAT

  1. Date: 7/10/2013 8:47:00 AM

    Great one...a good picture where one should draw the line between like and love....tho' they are more like sisters.

  1. Date: 7/10/2013 8:34:00 AM

    pssssss.... i happen to believe that love and like are extremely different words... lol... i love my fiance,,,, but I don't like him at all.... kudos to your awesome second poem on the soup....LINDA

  1. Date: 7/10/2013 8:32:00 AM

    Once again -Dropping in with a nice warm WELCOME to poetry soup. I’m here to invite you on over to my contest. You will find the contest page on the top left hand side* -If you ever need or seek feedback on a certain poem, click on my name any time you like. I’m looking forward in following and reading your poetry. Hope to hear from you soon. You will enjoy the community, we are one big happy family. (Drama & Love. LOL) ~ Take Care!! From: your new poet friend @-> LINDA <-@"

  1. Date: 7/10/2013 7:34:00 AM

    'nicely written and heartfelt'