How could this happen to me?
I made my mistakes
Got no where to run
The night moves on.
I’m lost and alone and I don’t know who these people are. They are all around me and they seem to know me, but I don’t know them.
I’m lost and alone and I’m afraid at first. These people move around me and close to me in a way that is frightening.
I’m lost and alone, but I’m no longer afraid. There is a young boy who takes me hand and leads me away.
I’m lost, but not alone, because this boy exudes a sense of peace as he sits me down and carefully puts his arms around me. His hug makes me cry, but from nothing but love.
I’m lost, but not alone because I can feel that I am loved. My companion is familiar, but a stranger at the same time.
I’m lost, but not alone and I know I have done nothing to deserve this. Unconditional love given in response to fear melts my heart and fills me with joy.
I’m lost, but not alone because the boy next to me lives what I know. Real family will love you no matter what conditions or problems you have.
Written for this week’s Trifecta challenge: http://www.trifectawritingchallenge.com/2013/11/trifecta-week-104.html