Don’t tell me that I only care about myself.
Because you have no idea
how little I really do.
You don’t understand how hard I’m trying
to be as perfect
as you want me to be.
You don’t see how painful it is
to feel like everything I do is disappointing you.
It’s easy to say you’re over someone if you aren’t seeing them. The real challenge is looking them in the eye to see their smile and hear their voice and still being able to say, “This is not what I want anymore.