Promises

Folder: 
Love Blossoms

I cannot promise

passion will not

lead to pain.



I cannot tell you

I will never

make mistakes.



But I can say

that who you are

won’t make me run away.



I can handle you;

I see the brokenness

and when I do

I just want to

hold you tighter.



Are you going to

give up

before you even try?



I am strong enough

to keep you together,

I am strong enough

for the both of us.



Don’t you dare think

you can fail me.

I care about you too much

to let you go

without a fight.



Stop being so afraid

of love.



It’s brutal and raw;

but it cures all.



It’s worth it.

That I can promise you.


Author's Notes/Comments: 

Inspired by: “Snuff” by Slipknot

View metaphorist's Full Portfolio