We all have things that we won't let ourselves do. Some won't let themselves cry, love, hope, fear, hate, or have faith.

This poem is partly about me, as all poems in essence are a part of the poet. Another part of the poem is to encourage others to reach out to people who are in pain, before it's too late. Life's short, why not make it sweet? I can guarantee you that somebody needs you.

This poem originally was published in Sad Poems

She Won't Cry
You see the pain that lies in her eyes,
But, alas, her eyes are dry,
She won't cry.
No, she won't cry.

You see the anger that burns from her gaze,
The madness that sets her eyes ablaze,
She won't cry.
No, she won't cry.

You see the fear that closes her eyes,
The smile she wears is but a disguise,
She won't cry.
No, she won't cry.

You see the hope that is finally dead,
She cannot trust for her heart has been bled,
She won't cry.
No, she won't cry.

You see the love that lies within,
But she shall never love again,
She won't cry.
No, she won't cry.

You see death's hand that has glazed her eyes,
No one saw her die inside,
They won't cry.
No, they won't cry.

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  • ShaeLover
    I love this poem. it reminds me of what i used to feel until i found my man Shae
  • natasha
    a poem from the soul
  • Ta'Tianna
    This poem really touched me because i feel like im in that kind of situation now. because my friends in the hospital & all. its really descriptive =]
  • preeti
    marvellous piece of emotion! lot of us wil identify ourselvs wid dis one! kp goin buddy. gud luck n god bless
  • Paige
    your work is amazing i understand it so much beacause of my life i have had has made me change the person i was all together 10/10
  • dakota
    that poem was great i have allmost read all of the sad poems on this site but this one is tops
  • KC
    It inspired me, and I very well enjoyed it
  • Ella
    I think this is really good, when i read it, its like the person who wrote it knew how its feels so be so sad but yet stay strong and wont cry cause you know that noone is there for you, just like i feel
  • Hannah
    I love to cry. It makes me feel bttr. So you cry. let all the hate and sadness and overwhelmed feelings just slip out through ur tears. Scream, and curse, and throw ur belongings all over the floor, just dont hid ur true feelings behind a locked door. ;p
  • tiffany
    hey girl, i love that poem and that poem describes some poeple i know. and i know how that feels also and it sucks! and u do everything possible to try to get rid of that feeling but its not possible sometimes! i feel ya girl.
  • Barbara Jean
    this was a real nice poem and it broke my heart it brought tears to my eyes very nice job
    you no what i understand that complelty
  • J
    WOW! made me cry -- good job
  • Christina
    this poem is so sad to me. it makes me think of this girl. she's so isolated. so alone. you are a great poet. and it makes me think and tell myslef that i will never let that happen to anyone i see in that situation. it's a beautiful poem. because it's so beautifuly-worded. this has touched me deeply. keep it up.
  • raven
    i love this poem its good
  • Paresh
    Hey there! Just went thru ur poem. It feels like u were supposd to write this for me. Every feeling that i have is best described in ur words. cudnt have put them ne better. Thx for the lovely poem. it will remain with me always :)
  • Brianna
    I voted this because its just like me in every way and plus its a good poem
  • kara
    This poem right here explains how I feel every day in my life. I feel pain and despair and people see it in my eyes, but I just won't cry. I refuse to let my guard down like that. I hate when people feel pity for me, because it makes me feel I am weak. This poem lets me know that I'll be all right and that I'll make it through this tough tough fight. Now, I know, it's safe to cry.
  • simone
    this is a very good pome this poem is speaking the truth. keep writing more peomslike this this was very good
  • Shauna
    Jppoet, I like your poem it is good
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