by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm 

cheap shots
hitting below the belt
unfair fighting
in an effort to win

to be in control
to keep me off balance
unable to see
that hurting me
hurts us
and we inch further apart 

the wounds and cuts
but there’s scarring
on the heart

Copyright © 2017 Charles Robert Lindholm – All Rights Reserved

6 Comments to “CHEAP SHOTS”

  1. We tend to go for the jugular when it comes to love. Nice Chuck!

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