Abdul Wahab


Friend Or Foe?


Will you smile and then laugh away
Like a friend

When I brag and boast a little
To boost my tiny shattered ego

Or will you fire like a foe
and burn away?

will you tolerate
like a perfect gentle man or woman

when I talk big
give long dialogue

that I wish to touch the moon
and scale the highest mountain

all those I need
‘cause I am not like you big!

Simple man like me
Needs ventilation

To release the pent up frustration
which inside Inflating like a balloon

Still if you are irritated with my words
In your heart you get aches

Then there is something wrong
You can be anything but not my friend.

Should i care
If you inflate like a bread and burst away?

Submitted: Sunday, July 07, 2013
Edited: Monday, July 08, 2013

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