Helpless Brother

poem by: Rhys Aquinas
Written on Nov 09, 2017

To see a sister in such pain
Brings to me so much shame
That I cannot help her
For I am too weak
Yet I can see the tears
As they roll down her cheek

I ask not the reason why
But I see that she does cry
I love my sister with all my heart
I pray we are never apart
I want to help her so much now
I want to but I know not how

She forbids my hugs and holdings-tight
But as I reflect upon it this night
I desire to help her however I can
Though we are not related through blood,
I love her and take her sisterhood.

 

Tags: Sad, Love, Pain,

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Frank byrne commented on Nov 10, 2017 at 12:46pm
Nice words.......
Janet Vick commented on Nov 15, 2017 at 4:01pm
Sometimes all we can do is just be there for when she wants the comfort and love. And sometimes, all we can do is pray. A writing full of emotions... Janet

 

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