Sumtimes simple listening can save lives...............

Lending an ear........

As i was walking,
I came by a tree,
not very tall as i could see.
It was standing alone in a big field.
Not even a bird was near it's single leaf.
As people passedby,
it would look at them with hoping eyes.
But when they would not stop,
it would simply give a sigh.
"Listen to me, please",
it wanted to say.
But it had no way.
I decided to go near and talk.
In the starting it looked surprised.
But when i gave it a friendly pat,
it's bent trunk started to rise.
Day by day it grew greener
and slowly from its death stage,
it came back to life.
I realize,
sometimes just lending an ear is enough to save lives...

Poetry by nausheen
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Written on 2006-07-22 at 05:40

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really damn true and simply superb my dear frnd:) we dont realize wat single help does but dis is d fact we have to accept with yo :) well written my dear fnrnd :)

True, true!! Helping someone in need can do more than you ever know--bravo!

Yes... little things can make big things, that's a good one. I love it!

so true... sometimes we don't realize what small things we can do to make a difference in someone's life. even a smile can turn a bad day into better one.

listening to a tree... i love the idea behind it. awesome :)


Malin Johansson
This one is so true!!!
Listening to someone or reach out your smallest help can save lives...
very good poem here !!

a beautiful write!!!
love it!!!