Can You Hear the Silence?He sat in the back of the science class.More Like This
The boy in the hall that we always pass.
Just another day gone by for you and for me.
How could we be so blind when we have eyes to see?
The bullying, teasing, and mocking went on too long.
We turned our faces away from him when we knew it was wrong.
The boy tried to be the popular in the in crowd.
We never could hear silence quite so loud.
All that boy wanted was to just be wanted.
Now the halls seem empty and haunted.
If only we knew then what we know now.
Just maybe we could’ve stopped him somehow.
What happened to those words someone could’ve said?
Why did we keep our inner voices quiet in our head?
How did we lose the power to speak?
When did the strong among us become so weak?
His page is ripped from the story of the years.
Only when he is gone we finally shed those tears.
A name that will be erased and now is gone.
How were we deaf to the pain that went on and on?
If only we had listened to silence.
If only we had stopped the
To the People I Will Never Say Good-bye ToLaughing, crying, and singing random songs in your little car.More Like This
You and only you will accept a friend for the true person they are.
Staying up to talk all night about who we are and who we wanna be.
You were the one always by my side when I thought everyone left me.
You saw past all the painful and broken pieces of my lonely heart.
You slowly taught me that only friendship can mend the broken part.
Laughing and ranting about how crazy those highschool boys were.
Pushing me confidently forward at times when I wasn't very sure.
Ready to answer when I just needed to hear a friend on the phone.
Constantly telling me that I would never face this all alone.
All those sentences are the definition of a true, amazing friend.
What started with a simple help turns into something that won't end.
You and I may go different paths and have to say good-bye for now.
May you always remember me and these times where you go somehow.
I hope all the memories and the times we had will always make you smile.