Poetic25

If only...

If I were you
and you were me,
it would all be plain
to see.

But this cannot be so
and we cannot begin to know,
what its like to be each other
or to be one another.

All we have I empathy

to try to understand,

and share our hearts and love

to lend a helping hand

 

 

Comments3

  • Laura

    Michael,
    This verse is pure joy to read! It warmed my heart to read it! I wish you could sky write it for the whole world to see!

    ~Laura~


    • Poetic25

      Thank you Laura,

      That is a lovely thing to say, it really is. I'm glad it brought some warmth and thank you for reading

      Michael :)

      • Laura

        My pleasure!

      • edwinknox

        Wow. A great message for a great poem.

        • Poetic25

          Thank you edwinknox and for reading

          Michael :)

        • poelove

          Excellent take on empathy. empathy is the great anti-vise I invite you to read one of my poems called 'empathy'

          • Poetic25

            Thank you poelove, and I will for sure

            M :)



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