Esha Sharma

Rookie (31 oct 1985 / Indore)

Friend! ! ! - Poem by Esha Sharma

I can't give solutions to all of life's problems, doubts,
or fears. But I can listen to you, and together we will
search for answers.

I can't change your past with all it's heartache and pain,
nor the future with its untold stories.
But I can be there now when you need me to care.

I can't keep your feet from stumbling.
I can only offer my hand that you may grasp it and not fall.

Your joys, triumphs, successes, and happiness are not mine;
Yet I can share in your laughter.

Your decisions in life are not mine to make, nor to judge;
I can only support you, encourage you,
and help you when you ask.

I can't prevent you from falling away from friendship,
from your values, from me.
I can only pray for you, talk to you and wait for you.

I can't give you boundaries which I have determined for you,
But I can give you the room to change, room to grow,
room to be yourself.

I can't keep your heart from breaking and hurting,
But I can cry with you and help you pick up the pieces
and put them back in place.

I can't tell you who you are.
I can only love you and be your friend.


Comments about Friend! ! ! by Esha Sharma

  • (7/9/2008 4:47:00 AM)

    an inspirational poem on frenship....well done dear! (Report) Reply

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  • (7/6/2008 4:04:00 AM)

    awesome yaar...u put ur emotions in words really good (Report) Reply

  • (6/2/2008 9:01:00 AM)

    this is really great esha... (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, June 8, 2007

Poem Edited: Wednesday, March 9, 2011


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