You pretended to care Told me, "I will." and took me in, Said something sweet. You said what I want, but not what you mean. We were seemingly so serene. You promised me, Not just in times of glee. The happier we seemed to be, The wishes, well were kept. As soon as the wind kicked up, You were emotionally inept. You said I was the one. Who knew you'd run. I saw all your imperfections. And lied to myself about every one. Your lie was more, But it was my favorite. You'd quietly say, "I love you too." Because, sometimes a lie, Is better than truth.