Perhaps you should have ended your sentence with
or even just
But you ended it with perhaps.
And now, Lover,
you can change your perhaps to a No.
As in No, we aren't together.
Or, No, she isn't mine.
Because I'm not anymore.
"The girl next door."
"The sweet girl."
Now she's a scorned girl next door with a sweet rage.
Perhaps you should never have started that sentence at all.