Nights Like These

Nights Like These long poem

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Well and I seem to get this way from time to time
Lost in a memory of someone who used to be mine
I was a fool to get this way, will this heartache ever
Go away…
NIGHTS LIKE THESE I wish you were here holding me
Close and wiping away all these tears…
NIGHTS LIKE THESE I’d give anything to hear your
Voice again and to kiss your sweet lips, to feel your
Hands on my skin but I’m beginning to wonder now if
You ever did love me; I try to tell myself you’ll be sorry
You ever left me sad and lonely in the shadow of
Candlelight and NIGHTS LIKE THESE…
But I can’t help myself from going down memory lane
Again and all those old photographs and remembering
All the wild and crazy things we used to do, I can’t
Believe it’s over and you have somebody new, I don’t
Believe it, it just can’t be true ‘cuz you’re still the ruler
Of my heart, they say if you loved somebody once
You’ll always love them even though you’ve made it
Clear we need some time apart; I’ll never stop loving you
Call me a fool but I’ll never love anyone never again
As much as I love you…
And on NIGHTS LIKE THESE I wish you were here
Holding me close and wiping away all my tears, I’m
Nothing without you but a ghost in the shadow of
Candlelight, so, so very sad and lonely especially on
NIGHTS LIKE THESE, NIGHTS LIKE THESE!

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Bo Lanier is from Chattanooga, Tennessee and has become an established poet with five books to his credit that were published in Canada. He received several achievement awards in creative writing through poetry.com and has recently published two eBooks and one paperback book through Lulu.com. After a nine year hiatus, Bo returned to publishing his poems with a new outlook and fresh ideas. His other talents include singing and songwriting.
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