In Grandpa's EyesIn Grandpa's Eyes6 hours ago in Traditional Fixed Forms More Like This
From the time that she could walk and talk
she could never quite get it right.
Her mommy would call her nasty names
and then scream "Get out of my sight."
Nothing she did was ever enough
no matter how hard she would try.
The pictures that she would draw for her
never got more than a hateful sigh.
But when she would go to grandpa's house
greyish skies would turn sunny blue.
In grandpa's eyes she could do no wrong;
his love for her was kind and true.
Her grandma had been ill for some time
making it hard for grandpa to cope.
When their little girl with dark brown eyes
would visit, it filled them with hope.
By the time that she was twelve yea
Cause and EffectDon't get hit by the doorCause and Effect13 hours ago in Traditional Fixed Forms More Like This
Because, I don't need you anymore.
My memories are all soiled
with my heart, you have toiled.
And my life was the game
Your disregard was to blame.
But we were just casualties,
In your most grand romantic tragedy.
Now your canvas is blank
But with you, nothing can you take