To My Ex

To My Ex short poem

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Darling,

Languid-Tepid-Shallow,
I thought I would be.
One breakup and days later,
I strongly disagreed.

To cleanse myself off you,
First I cursed you day and night.
Proved the theory within a week,
That out of sight is actually out of mind.

What was left of you after,
I stuffed it in a cardboard box.
No, I didn’t burn you silly,
I sold all those things in a pawn shop.

I earned enough bucks and enough wisdom,
To not waste myself over one guy.
I kissed my future ever so tight,
And bid your memories a silent goodbye.

Still I feel I owe you,
For one blessing you gave me.
My life is much better without you,
Vivacious-Fascinating-Free.

My two pence in return,
Never make promises you can’t keep.
Women label men like you as –
Loser-Worthless-Cheap.

Your Ex and a Super-girl

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Preeti
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A poem filled with grit and courage to move on rather than hold on to pain…Nicely penned:)

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