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Put a bullet in my brain

Put a bullet in my brain
as the rain sweeps her out of my arms
and places her into another's.
Put a bullet in my brain
for I don't want to see love slip away
please end my suffering,
for I don't want to dare see her in the arms of another man.

I fear the tear that slips away from my soul
and touches the ground with a splash
as she is washed away by the lashed memories of the rain,
please, someone put a bullet in my brain.

I can't bear to see her with another man
laying in his arms
as he charishes her beauty
just like I did to her.
As she smiles and laughs at his jokes
my heart would not bare the sorrow and pain
that would tare my heart apart into pieces of tainted love.
Please tell the rain to stop,
as the pain grows when rain comes down,
please someone end my suffering,
put a bullet in my brain
and stop the rain
that washes away every memory of her.

Stop saying you miss me
and just kiss me
for I can't take the pain
of the rain that takes you away.
Kiss me and stop saying you miss me
for those are useless words to me.
Love is where it's at, so show me.
Don't go with him, he'll treat you wrong.
Love and laugh with me till the break of dawn
as we yawn the long night away.

Kiss me and don't say you miss me.
For if you go away from me,
I couldn't bare to take a tear and waste it away.
Tears, sweet tears crying for you,
doesn't that mean anything to you?
I ask you, stop the rain,
stop the pain and put that bullet in my brain.

Let the red blood flow from my temples.
Let the plow dig my grave,
for I can't bare to see you with another
in his arms, him kissing you, where I kissed you.
I can't take it, I have to make it,
make that pain go away.
Prayer didn't help, God turned a blind eye
when I came up and said why!
Put that bullet in my dome
and when I lay in the coffin, looking at the roof of the church
you come and kiss me, and then you can really say
that you'll miss me.

Copyright © | Year Posted 2013




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Date: 8/13/2018 4:17:00 PM
Wow... Chris, this was very hard to read and very powerful emotion.. I had to check to see if you were still writing and that relieved my soul. My youngest son at 19 tried to commit suicide and it just tore me up.. over a stupid girl. Eve
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Date: 10/17/2013 8:06:00 AM
Powerful words and pictures..great poem Chris. enjoyed every bit.
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Date: 9/2/2013 6:44:00 AM
Hey Chris! Thanks for stopping by my work! in the direction towards the target (pun intended!) of this fatalistic poem...your heart is big....she isn't looking for forever...she derives joy from conquering "everchangin" souls...women (and men) choose a path...to uplift mankind for eternity....or pursue selfish desire...understand pain is part of life....absorb it...smile....and look around at the beauty everywhere....I seek nature in these time. Answers will heal...jimbo
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