Treasure Island

Kristen Brown


Trust


What is friendship but a trust built
but it can be broken like a sword with no hilt
and metaphysical blood, much has been spilt
if in a garden, the flowers would wilt

A friendship is of two unknowns
coming together to share something
and if there is no trust, between the two
the reality is they have nothing

A castle can be torn and built up again
but it can’t forever against the lies withstand
The friendship is no longer grand
for its foundations are on quicksand

Submitted: Tuesday, August 18, 2009

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