• d_voyx 10w

    She sits, she listens
    He drabs on, she follows closely
    He lights a candle, she cradles it so it doesn't burn out.
    His condition is bearable for she stays close.

    She talks, she's shut down
    She tries to voice her feelings, she doesn't succeed
    She wonders;
    "Doesn't he sense my need to be heard?
    Please listen to me.
    Just this once, sit and listen."