31 March, 2012

How Was I to know?


How was I to know when I came here,
How was I to know I had much to fear?
You came and took away my breath,
How was I to know I’d freely give the rest?
How was I to know I could lose it all?
I’ve never been so ready to take a fall.
I’m not one to blatantly risk my heart,
How will I know you won’t break it apart?
I am speechless whenever we meet,
How was I to know you’d make my heart beat?
I lost it all when I came to this place,
I lost my heart without a trace.


(Interesting Note:  This is my 400th Blog Post.  I have  9408 pageviews.   This was posted 4 years 4 months 28 days 10 hours 47 minutes from the first post.)

3 comments:

TexWisGirl said...

that is beautiful, grant. i hope your heart is safe - and full.

Lowell said...

Congratulations on your longevity and success and I do appreciate your poetic efforts - very well done. I'm also a poet of sorts - you can check at Creative Confections here:

http://jacobsconfectionary.blogspot.com/

Have a wonderful week!

bfarr said...

wonderful and uplifting. keep up the good work.

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