Kim Kardashian shares a poem Kanye West wrote to her that inspired a 2010 song and fans have thoughts
It turns out that Kim Kardashian West has been her husband Kanye West’s muse for over a decade. Sunday, the 40-year-old keeping up with the Kardashians The star took to social media to honor a special anniversary for the rapper and father of her four children.
“Happy 10th Anniversary from Kanye’s My beautiful twisted dark fantasy album “released Kim”. [who] I don’t know the story behind ‘Lost In The World’, Kanye couldn’t find some of the lyrics, but then he realized that he had them in a poem he had written to me, which was my birthday card that he gave me for me 30th birthday.. He took the poem he wrote to me and turned it into the song. I keep everything! “
Kim posted a sweet black and white image of her and her husband, as well as Yeezy’s handwritten poem. “Better late than never!” wrote at the top.
The poem that follows is part of the chorus for the 2010 song.
“You are my devil, you are my angel / you are my heaven, you are my hell / you are my now, you are my forever,” he raps. “You are my freedom, you are my prison / You are my lies, you are my truth / You are my war, you are my truce / You are my questions, you are my proof.”
Kim also included a photo of the entire card, which features stick figures of Kim and Kanye with a private jet, a “yaught” and Kim carrying a “Berkin Bag.”
Commenters were quick to share their thoughts on the poem and the misspelled card, not seeing the note as a sweet gesture.
“I would be very mad if I got this from a guy I was talking to. I would throw it in his face and walk away,” wrote one.
“It’s the spelling of yacht for me,” added another.
“Ummmm did he call you his hell and his jail?” wrote another commenter.
Fans also questioned the timing of the card. Kim and Kanye became friends in 2003 and began dating in 2012. Kanye appeared on an episode of KUWTK in 2010, visiting one of the sisters’ Dash stores, and had been dating Amber Rose until July of that year. Meanwhile, Kim had briefly rekindled her romance with Reggie Bush from 2009 until they split again in early 2010.
Kim and Kanye married in 2014 and share children North, 7, Saint, 4, Chicago, 2, and Psalm, 1.