The Human Condition

Published almost 2 years ago by Ian Purden in People

Don't leave me tonight

Walking past these steps late at night I heard two female voices full of emotion, not with anger but with that sudden clarity of the situation they faced. 

It stirred in me the memory of that desperate plea of one partner not wanting to loose the other. That desperate pleading that happens from the disempowerment that only comes from the reality of the loss that is about to happen.... "don't leave me tonight"