And words used to reject.
It’s hidden in those bullies
Who torture and demean,
Who use their words like weapons
To destroy all self-esteem.
It’s fueled by those substances,
That are used to help escape.
From that endless pain depression brings
And that unbearable heartache.
It can cause someone to just give up,
To lose all strength to fight.
It can annihilate one’s very soul
And make them take their life.
Yes, Depression is a vulture
That will make anyone its prey.
There is no one who deserves it,
And there is no one to blame.
We don’t need to make a judgment,
But we need to be aware
That those who suffer through this pain