If only these walls could talk,
you would hear
the unspoken words.
If only these walls could hear,
you would see
the unshed tears.
If only these walls could reach out,
you would feel
the unshared thoughts.

If only these walls could talk,
they would console me
and say “it’ll be alright”.
If only these walls could hear,
they would wipe away my tears
and put to rest my fears.
If only these walls could reach out
they would hold my hand
and give me comfort.

If only these walls could …….

Aarti @ 24/8/05