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Author Name: PremiumGlata 1 Comments
Date Added: July 05, 2021 22:07:39 Average Score: (Needs 2)
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Type: Rhyming
Category: Depression Add To Favorites | Text Only
 
Dark

High he stood above the throng
 
Sad from all that had gone wrong
 
His heart was broken, shattered in two
 
As he wondered what...if ought...to do

 
The stars had dimmed, winked out of sight
 
No sparkle there to light the night
 
Darkness dominated day
 
That darkness would not go away

 
Cold winds blew among the trees
 
That brought him weakly to his knees
 
Icy cold that froze his soul
 
Making him no longer whole

 
What had happened along the way?
 
Why did he feel so dead today?
 
Tomorrow, he thought, will bring the light
 
If I just make it though tonight

 
With daylight came another try
 
To overcome this wish to die
 
Depression...stole the will to live
 
'Til there was nothing left to give

 
With the dawn he did not awake
 
From the handful of pills that he did take
 
A restless peace he finally found
 
As he was placed deep in the ground
 

Author's Notes:
Depression is a vicious demon that will destroy a soul and oftentimes no one realizes that another is even going through anything. Be aware of those around you...check on your shut in friends and loved ones...make a phone call occasionally...let people know you care...that you love them...that you're there if needed.
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Comment By: FreeShereen Dudeja on July 24, 2021 07:48:03 AM Report
A lovely reminder! I wish more of us would take the time to be kind and care. Sending you love and hugs, just because. 




 


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