If Only I had listened to her, She would now be here with me. Not another nameless figure In another emotionless list Of those gone from this world of the living. I was too preoccupied in my own world While she waged a lone battle with her inner demons. Oscillating between hope and despair, between expectation and disappointment. She held on to her sanity but I wasn’t there. All she needed was a shoulder to lean on, a kind word to hold on to Now all I have is emptiness, a gnawing wound to remind me If Only I had listened to her. Life is a teacher and I have learnt the lesson Spare a thought for your loved ones before it is too late Empathy can turn things around , words can change a situation. All that is needed is a little time.
Am I Alive, or am I dead? Is this all just a dream inside my head? I feel like I’m losing my grip. Quick say something, anything before I slip. Nightmares slowly creeping. Has he finally come to do the