You don’t have to be strong, they said.
It’s okay to focus on just you, the words that came out of their mouth,
Stop defending the world, who is fighting for you, words that got her thinking,
She listened, they spoke, in tears as they read her like a book,
Barely speaking, she felt a sense of peace,
Barely uttering a word, she understood everything said,
Struggling to contain her tears, she finally understood where it all began.
Today I decided to seek help, feeling better already…