Far too many times we fall in love with someone who doesn't love us back. And as much as you love & care for them, there is nothing you can do to change the way they feel. There is no greater hurt then the one of rejection. You put your heart and soul on the line only to have it torn apart. It is a hurt that only time can heal.

I was put in this exact situation a little less then 2 years ago and the pain has still not completely vanished. I loved this person more than words could ever explain. He was the world to me, there was nothing I wouldn't have done for him. And even though he's been gone quite a long time, my heart still hurts when I see him. And writing about my hurt is the one way I can truly express my feelings.

I only hope that this poem can try to ease your pain, if something like this has happened to you. And one piece of advice I give to those who are hurting from rejection as I am, never give up hope. Hope is the key to everything. As long as you have faith in yourself, everything will turn out ok in the end. That I can promise you.

This poem originally was published in Love Poems - Love and Friendship Poems

One Day You'll See
The first time I saw you,
I knew you were the one.
There was no question in my mind,
after having that much fun.

There's just something about you,
that I've never found before.
And now that we're good friends,
I find myself wanting more.

I never thought it possible,
to care for one so much.
But everyday that passes,
I long to feel your touch.

To look into your eyes,
would make my day complete,
cause every time you look at me,
my heart just skips a beat.

Everything I'd wished for,
every dream I'd hope come true,
I never thought would happen,
until the day that I met you.

I know that your not ready,
for the kind of commitment that I am,
but for you I'd wait forever,
there's nothing I can't stand.

Although it hurts to know,
that you don't feel the same as me,
hopefully one day you'll realize,
one day you'll wake up and see.

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  • uzumaki
    wowowowow! that's really me! i still love my 1st love but he doesn't have the same feeling with me. hiks. i have boyfriend but i don't know why i still have feeling of love to my 1st love.
  • Carrie
    Oh, thats just the poem I needed to read. I'm in that boat right now
  • Sheila
    I just want to say i really love this poem alot. as im in this situation right now! I have sent this poem to the person in question, so hopefully he will understand where im coming from, as poems speak a thousand words. I just want to say thank you to the woman who the poem belongs to.
  • Chantelle
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  • Marie
    I have been in the same situation! Your words are exactly saying how I was feeling at the time!
  • Darrin
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  • LaCoya
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  • Ygf
    Absolutely awesome, this touched my heart and soul. I hope one day my special friend will see.
  • linda
    This poem was something that fit my life at time. I sent it to someone I fell in love with. I think it's an awesome poem. Thank you.
  • Cruz
    This poem grab me at the first line and move me to tears before I coulld even finished the poem. I could relate to every single word the author wrote I hope that day comes for both of us I gve this poem highest possible rating
  • mandy
    WOW! This poem was amazing. It described how I feel right now. I like this guy so much but it seems as if he doesn't even notice me, like he looks right through me. He just wants a friend but I want so much more. It really sucks but this poem put it into prospective. I love this poem!1
  • pat
    to close to my heart
  • amanda
    Love the poem
  • shannon
    To the author. Very nice work on capturing the true meaning of loving somebody and them not loving u back. i have been in the situation somewhat. keep writing and its awesome.
  • Peter
    WoW This Poem i s very special, I have a freind that I want to share this with but it doesn't feel like the right time. I will keep it saved and hope that one day I can use these beautifull words. It was greatly appreciated that you took time for this poem. Also thank you for sharing it with me.
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