Kindness

What does it say about our values,

That,

when I made myself available

To talk a friend through a mental health crisis,

That act,

Engendered romantic feelings toward me.

A basic act of human dignity,

Becomes much more.

Acting as a friend,

is put up on a pedistal

As if it is a rarity of so much value

What does that say about us?

Published by sickybeat

I am a writer with an extremely active imagination. I love learning answers to questions and what makes everything and everyone tick. I am a "Unique case, medically" if nothing else. I am flawed in my extreme aversion to failure (even when "success" isn't good for me,) but have come a long way in ditching the perfectionist mindset. I like people whose default setting toward others is compassion, an open mind, and honesty

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