by Soyini Denise Liburd

A friend says hi,
and you never know
that she's crying inside.
reaching out because she needs someone.
Maybe no one can listen but you,
Maybe nowhere else to turn to...
Confident you won't laugh or scorn;
You do neither.
You do nothing.

Friend by Soyini Denise Liburd

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