“I just wanted you(s) to know this”

Agreed 🙏🏼

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A man’s job – I used to feel – was to disappoint a woman: that,

anyhow, had been the experience

I had seen.

And I so wished it had been different: and 

I so wished I could have found a woman who

loved me in such an ahhh!

which would lead

me to believe love was neither one thing

nor the other:

not that hurt which’d 

make me weep myself 

to awful

lonely sleep.

But then today I read the following lines (or some such stuff which kinda went this way):

“Love didn’t hurt you.

Someone that didn’t know how to love hurt you.  😦

Don’t confuse the two.”

It’s taken me almost thirty years to realise 

this: and thanks to

technology, I now see it damn

clearly.

I just wanted you(s) to know this.

And now you

do …


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