I Understand About Not Being Selfish

Renita Kalhorn

I don’t know how long I can continue to live with the swearing several hours in a row with hardly a break until another set of hours of cursing begins.

I understand about not being selfish.

I think of you so I stay.

I look into your black shining eyes, though, and (I know it’s too much for your young little body too keep inside)I hope you feel that…



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Deborah Kristina

Deborah Kristina

Author of ‘A Girl All Alone Somewhere in the World’, ‘Confessions and Thoughts of a Girl in Turkey’, ‘From Just a Girl Grown Up in America’. (Amazon.com)