Can't you?


Can’t you just
ride the tide
without whining
and complaining?

Your tears won’t add
more than a drop
to the sweltering ocean
around you.

Can’t you just
wait for the calm,
knowing the tide
will recede?

Must you grab
onto me,
scream for dear life,
and stir the sea?

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