To Defend, or to Defend Not


Matchless is the heart of a defender, forever a contender to mend.
Though, this theme, it seems may no longer be the plot.
The thing quietly discussed has served its part.
It continually presses down until the burden breaks the heart.
What is her lot? The question spins: To defend, or to defend not:

To defend, or to just pretend that past year's ugliness happened not?
Who wins the emotional strain when mother chooses between offspring?
The thing done in the dark now is clear, for it was welcomed out.
What a strange story ender. What thoughts must one surrender?
What is her lot? The question spins: To defend, or to defend not:

It seemed we had such close-knit and friendly family relationships.
We had no reason to consider our ancient family companionship.
Seems it will take a miraculous trend for the brokenness to mend.
Trespasses quietly left undone keep each sibling from seeing the sun.
What is her lot? The question spins: To defend, or to defend not:

Forgiveness of past transgressions usually comes upon confession.
With these unanswered questions, the defender's heart is broken.
She experiences the struggle to define another person's poor choices.
When the defender's good deeds are abused, she becomes confused.
What is her lot? The question spins: To defend, or to defend not:

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