C’est juste je te jure et je pleure


You shine your light and

it’s a catch in my throat and

it’s an ocean not a moat and

I gave all I could give and

I shared it with the world and

it wasn’t enough and

you didn’t want what I gave and

I kept trying to be friends and

do you know I exist and

I don’t know who you are and


I miss you so much and


and I wish there was an






(I Dare You – Official Music Video by The xx)



Title translation: “It’s just I swear to you and I cry”

Image by Annie Spratt on Instagram


© Lia The Poet

2 thoughts on “C’est juste je te jure et je pleure

  1. This post is probably one of a few that can use the word “And” to compare the emotive thoughts a person tries to explain. I’m really impressed, especially “And” used to be a pet peeve of mine. 😊

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