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You Never Learned to Dance  ღ KKD ღ



You Never Learned to Dance
 

 
Oh the love
that once was shared
You remember...
back when you said you cared?
 
If I had read the last page first
Would I have stepped thru that door?
Even knowing in a million pieces
my heart would lie upon the floor?
 
You took something so beautiful
and made it ugly and cold
Helplessly I stood and watched
the nightmare reality unfold
 
My mirror image
I thought I had found
but you are nothing like me
I would never push you to the ground
 
What was shared
at our very start
will forever be held
deep with in my heart
 
Even knowing what you gave
was self-serving and fake
It was for a short time
a dream I wished to make
 
The spark with in my heart
you have finally put out
You will never rekindle
that I know without a doubt
 
The dance we danced
was heaven short lived
The dance you missed
You knew not how to give
 
I pray you never
walk the path you led me down
I pray you never
hear your own hearts ripping sound
 
So to you my dear
I bid thee farewell
I walk away with head held high
relieved to be free of your killing spell.
 
I pity you
in this your missed chance
You know not of  love
for you Never Learned to Dance
 
KKD
 
Original by
Donna DeLong Matthews
August 2007
 
2007 Donna DeLong Matthews
(All rights reserved)

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