How Long Is He Staying?

You prepare a banquet within yourself For these men to attend. Still, I don't judge you, I am not here to pretend Like these aren't mistakes we've all made Or the pathway to redemption is clear as day. They do not deserve you, Not in this way. And I know it's tempting to argue Because …

Persistence.

I'll keep refuelling this worn out battleship, Until you promise to love me the right way, Until you believe that lie. I'll keep pouring life into our relationship, Until I begin to fade away, Until I begin to die. Love, A x