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  A Friend in Need
by Georg E Mateos
Tuesday, November 20, 2007
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Thanksgiving is coming, family and friends, neighboors and children, bellies filled and smiling faces, blessings descending upon...
But, aren't we forgetting something?
What about that friend in need?






A weak knock on the door of your heart
someone is waiting on the other side,
desperation had guided vacillating feet
to come near, but the soul was so afraid
of rejection when that door opened all
or if it will just open a tiny little crack,
like we open when there is a strange,
fear of losing some of the warmth inside.

A weak touch by solitude cold fingers,
on your friendly soul its strongest arm
searching for a well-disposed reaction
that all the fears with kindness will calm;
and you will look down and see the eyes
pleading for your reason to understand,
a friend which is drowning in all the tears
which were brought by blackest hours.

A weak call, almost inaudible, our name
by someone we call a friend, in despair,
found that knocking in many closed doors
make one everywhere an unwanted guest;
we all were there, just to remember it,
the solitude, the emptiness, we donít want,
because it make us to feel so undesirable,
that those feelings we donít want back.

A weak and afraid of rejection call,
will you answer it with open an heart?







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Reviewed by Southern Comfort
My Precious Angel Daddy! You are comfort and warmth to me yore need-a-hug friend! I am truly hurtin! LOVE YOU! SC
Reviewed by Carole Mathys
This write should touch hearts to open those doors to compassion...excellent job Georg

Carole~
Reviewed by Poetess of The Soul Sheila G
So many have so much to share, and many would say I am Naive, but
YES, I would open it with a smile and an open heart, WhY?
They need a friend and a good feeding and I have Faith, to allow them in!
Happy! Thanksgiving Georg! A well rounded thankful poem!
Warm hugs and Much love, Warrior Lady Sheeeooxoo

STay Positive!
Reviewed by Andy Turner (Reader)
Could be an angel.
A very angelic write, shows the depth of your great heart...
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
A beautiful compassionate offering Georg!!

Hapy Thanksgiving to you too my friend!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by jude forese
the weak and rejected always need our response ... yet it's difficult to open our doors to all that require our doing so ... still, it should be one of our main priorities ...important message and well written, Georg ...
Reviewed by William Bonilla
Its that time of year to tell someone you care
to reach out with a helping hand, do with your heart, the needy not not be asked if they need, you know who they are, a smile, a hand shake, a greeting, even an invit, to share your blessings at your table......
Peace be with you Brother
Happy Thanksgiving

William
Reviewed by Felix Perry
The hand reached out in friendship and caring is far more powerful than the one that wields a gun or other weapon of warfare or hate...too bad we could not all learn this.

Fee
Reviewed by Larry Lounsbury
This poem has captured the need for our country to begin once again to remember those friends, or family members that miss out on the holiday celebrations. Even our soldiers are part of our nations heart and soul. Remember they too are watching our backs!Enjoyed!
Reviewed by Rose Rideout
A friend in need is a friend in deed and I can't seem to say no to someone in nedd. I would always want to know someone will be there for me. Thank you George for sharing.

Newfie Hugs, Rose
Reviewed by JASMIN HORST SEILER
Yes George, the less fortunate are the knocks on our souls,and as long as the hearing is good, and there is a knocker installed and we listen, wonderful write < Bless You! Jasmin Horst
Reviewed by Morning Star
Theresa lot of people spending Thanksgiving; alone
Many are not as fortunate so lets
Open the door to our heart
A friend in need is ringing the bell
Shared the blessings with our friends in need
George you have heart of gold!!
Out ending Message within this compassionate write!!
Have a happy and loving Thanksgiving Day....Morning Star

Reviewed by Kathy Armijo
I am a softee when it comes to the less fortunate, and give what I can. This is such a beautiful and timely reminder "to reach out."

God bless you and yours! Kathy
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner
Amen, Georg,

What a beautiful call to open the doors to those less fortunate! Well done, and thank you.

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Chantilly Lace (Reader)
What a beautiful heart you have sweet man,have a wonderful Happy Thanksgiving..Hugssssssss
Love always,
Chanti Lace
Reviewed by Mr. Ed
But, aren't we forgetting something?
What about that friend in need?

You remind us well, brother. And Happy, Happy Thanksgiving to You.
Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU

This rings the bells of fraternity and unlocks the door of humanity.
"A Friend in Need" stimulates the heart to feel gratitude and to welcome grace.

I salute You, wise Poet.

May Your life be a long healthy creative one through a blissful living.

In admiration,


Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU
Reviewed by Christine Alwin
A friend in-need is a friend in-deed,, Yes my heart is open as well as my door. , May we all have a Blessed Thanksgiving, not forgetting to give a bit of our heart.
and Happy Thankgiving
Christine
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
There are many people who are alone on Thanksgiving; let's not forget about them, give them a blessing or two. Good advice here, Georg; well penned!

(((HUGS)))) and much love, your friend in America, Karen Lynn in Texas. :D
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