When We Can’t Help

Helpless to help hurts

Photo by Sinitta Leunen on Unsplash

Friends suffer bad news
Often we can’t help, can’t help
One of life’s hard truths

One of our best human traits is the urge to help when we see others suffer any kind of hurt. This trait may be strongest when a person tries to fend off any harm from their child.



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Anne Chisom

Anne Chisom

Writing on whatever strikes my mood, from politics to humor (or a combination of the two), to spirituality, or whatever else shows up. Retired, not in retreat.