Tag Archives: friendship

I cannot carry your burden

I cannot carry your burden but I can carry your heart © Meisaan Chan

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The sacrifice

A friendship needs to wait until both are ready; when one is ready, that is not good enough © Meisaan Chan

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The soul friend

My friend, my dear one: my heart is sewn into your chest defenseless am I to your touch © Meisaan Chan

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Companion-choosing

Choose your companions for their wisdom and sincerity and compassion but do not look for perfection, that camouflaged destroyer of love © Meisaan Chan

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The mutual bleeding

I have hurt you and in hurting you, I bleed © Meisaan Chan

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Hey, God

It’s been a while since we talked. I can tell. I’m anxious, small-minded, confused: I brewed some coffee, have two mugs. Come, sit down: come. © Meisaan Chan

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On breaking up

I. It is compassionate to let go if hanging on leads to lifeless wounds II. The length of history is important but not as important as the quality of future III. Walking away is not running away if you faced … Continue reading

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