Treasure Island

Melissa Furey

(5/11/1994 / UK)

Fear and Family


Fear fills the cold air
people walk past as if they don't care
running to a place where its safe to hide
fearing the worst so you cry inside

not sure what to do
you call the family who loves you
they always give the best advice
and are always there day or night

if you need someone to lean on they are the ones to go to
they tell you what you should do
family isn't always by blood relation
they are people who help you through every situation

Submitted: Saturday, October 19, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 22, 2013

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  • Khairul Ahsan (11/11/2013 7:12:00 AM)

    This a good poem highlighting family values. Glad to read this.
    'family isn't always by blood relation
    they are people who help you through every situation'
    A great concept. (Report) Reply

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