You Promised

You promised

that I would

not be alone.

You promised

that you would

always be there.

You promised

that I could

count on you.

I believed you.

That was my

fault. I trusted you.

You promised

that you were

my friend.

You promised

that you wouldn’t

hurt me.

You promised

that I could

trust you.

I believed you.

That was my

fault. I befriended you.

You promised

you would try

and save me.

You promised

that you cared

about me.

You promised

you would

protect me.

I believed you.

That was my

fault. I needed you.

You promised

that you would

never hurt me.

You promised

you would never

leave me.

1 You promised

you wouldn’t

break my heart.

I believed you.

That was my

fault. I loved you.