by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

How can he be so deaf

when my heart is crying?

Why can’t he see

the tears that fall as I cry?

Where is the love

I longed for and the

arms to hold me

in the night?

When will I have

the strength to leave?

Copyright © 2017 Charles Robert Lindholm

8 Comments to “OLD NEWS”

  1. This is so heartbreakingly sad! Very real.

  2. Yes, it really is but even more so when you see a friend having to go through it. Thanks so much for comments and consist support for my works!

  3. I have a friend who’s in that particular situation..and yes finding a way out is alwaya difficult

  4. So sorry to hear that someone You care about is having to deal with that. Tough situation, tough choices. Perhaps, you might want to share my post “She hopes for more”. Thanks for commenting.

  5. Both heartfelt and heartrending.

  6. Yes, this one was a bit of a tear jerker. It was for a friend that was living a life with some tough choices ahead.

    Thanks for commenting.

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