Would you live for me//I CAN'T LOVE YOU

By Shikiryu

My soul runs deep,
still,
chaotic turmoil,
Imperceptible.

Depth gives meaning, 
meaning strength,
strength . . .
anguish.

Can you live for me? 
Dying, the great cliche.
Any idiot can die
but,
Can you live, truly?

Kneel at my dark altar,
revel in the blood of my sins,
Adore me above all else.
Shall I be your every breath?

Live for me.
Who would though?
Queen of Perdition, 
You make a worthy catch.

Gaze into the abyss of me,
tell the world of my sins,
won't you...
Flee my love, I'm dangerous.

Don't riddle me but Voldemort,
For I am surely Death,
Destroyer of Hearts
Your bloody god of love,

Would you live for me?
Let me become your world,
I'll take my fill,
Dark Oblivion, greedy and abhorrent.

i can't love you.

What would you do with the key to hell?
Priestess of my altar,
Come let us worship death.
Sip on my grisly delights,
There will be no return,
the jailer jailed.
Bare your neck my Queen,
Submit your life to me.

I shall taste the darkness of your heart,
rich,
red,
ruined.
Would you die for me?

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Copyright 2019 Shikiryu
Published on Friday, July 19, 2019.     Filed under: "Love" and "Poetry"

Author's Note:

So I wrote this for my current best friend who will probably never see this to explain why I'm friendzoning her. I'm very bad at relationships
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  • dwells On Thursday, August 1, 2019, dwells (5708)By person wrote:

    Ending almost where it begins with the paradox of live / die for me. The dying is the easy part. Enjoyed this dark paen to some unusual thoughts. Cheers Shiki, and darkly delicious; while disturbing too - Dan

  • Shikiryu On Friday, August 2, 2019, Shikiryu (69)By person wrote:

    Thanks dan

  • 13sonsofgod On Friday, July 26, 2019, 13sonsofgod (748)By person wrote:

    A dark one as well...do you know Lucifer? His angels? The demons ? For in knowing no love, is knowing no concise. Deep write my friend, very deep, and deep is what I know.. Again, we enjoyed this write, well done, and welcome back !!! 13.......

  • Shikiryu On Saturday, July 27, 2019, Shikiryu (69)By person wrote:

    Hopefully I'm here to stay

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