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They’ll utter the sweetest words to your heart,
then disguise their vile attempts to break it,
and still smile in your face for the most part.
The care is forged; the love, counterfeit.
He saw me and thought I’d be his next prey ,
and told himself, “I’ll have a go at it.”
He toyed me like a doll , like I was child’s play.
Time told that me it would come soon enough ,
but I knew that I’d need another gateway.
Maybe staying would prove that I was tough,
maybe he’d realize that I was the one,
or maybe I’ll at last become fed up.
They’ll try their hardest to tear you apart,
They’ll utter the sweetest words to your heart.