The broken oath
Tortures my memory
And shakes my confidence
In all others
And what promises they make
It takes my reason
To trust
To believe
That no one but you would hurt me.

Is what you did
You meant to break me
And honestly I'm shattered
Every day you haunt me
A recollection of this and that
Was any of it real?
Every hour with you
Has been tainted
By your lies.

And like Benedict
You don't regret it
Straight into another allegiance
You went
And never said sorry
No remorse
You broken fiend
You fought me
Until I stirred no more
Held under by your fingers
I flailed until my last gasp
And now my ghost lingers
In an empty existence
Wishing to be let free
Of this persistence
That is life after "we".


This week's prompt at Blockchain Poets is "Betrayal".

Unfortunately it's a topic I'm entirely too familiar with. And not quite positive how to escape the trauma of it...






Be sure to add me to your fanbase on Hive Auto so you never miss an Upvote!

I'd like to invite you to use Uphold. Create your account and try out one of the easiest and most cost-effective trading experiences. You can pay fiat for crypto just by connecting a bank account and depositing directly into your account. Not only that but if you get the Uphold card you can pay with crypto anywhere that Mastercard is accepted!

Check out my nfts for sale on NFT Showroom!

Would you like to get paid in crypto for searching the internet? Try using and signing up for Presearch to earn some great crypto! I've currently got 26.23PRE tokens, with a market value of $6.24. It’s no fortune, but when you search using sites like Google you get paid $0.
Join Presearch to break Google's stranglehold on internet searches!!!

Get 25 PRE just for signing up!

I'm now a Xero Shoes affiliate, click here to find the best barefoot shoes available!

3 columns
2 columns
1 column
1 Comment