when i'm with youWe touch the skin we see, taking our sweet time, to memorize every dip and curve on our bodies. Watching the water run down; we stand together.Nothing matters. Not when I'm here. Not when I'm with you.To know what love is. To know how it feels. To say you've been there, that you know the heartbreakbut it'll always be worth the hurt.I think to myself there's no where else I'd rather be. So cliche, but so true.I put all my strength into keeping it shut, then you come along and embrace me from behind. Burying your face in neck; I am paralyzed.You trace hearts on my palm and I open my eyes to watch the care you take when you touch me.You take my hand, drawing me close. We take in one another in our arms, knowing nothing quite so comforting.
YOUIn a dark place you found me.Unbeknownst to us all, I was lost. He loved me and I froze in time.Hungry for that flesh of mine.I stayed. Always faithful on a physical level, but attachments did grow.The want to please took over me, and that caused my pain. In an effort to push my feelings aside, I grew detached.My life was a song on repeat, and I couldn’t break the habit. Then I met you. As always, I took interest. I did not try to suppress it. It was there. It flared inside me, bright and beautiful, and I was happy.I saw what I wanted in you. I saw everything that could be, but I thought never would be.Someone told me to get my act together. He’ll understand. If not, then he’s not worth it. This cut deep. I knew you were something, not nothing.You were worth it.So I changed.I cried, let it all out, which seemed to not be much at all. Makes you wonder how long I’d been living in a loveless relationship. Not that it matters anymore.What we have now is s