The Happiness of Friends

Have I 

Ever told you 

What makes me 

Smile?

It's not sunny days

Or pretty poetry

Or even my favorite stories.

A good friend

To just hang with and

Watch TV shows

Makes me smile,

Lifts my spirits,

Soothes my soul.

Good-natured jokes and

The effort to keep me around and 

The comfort of just being 

With them is like a tincture for 

My soul,

My heart,

My mind,

And nothing in this world could

Possibly change that feeling of

Belonging

Associated with them.

They make me smile by being them.

 

This poem is about: 
Me
My community

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