I am only human, my heart chooses forgiveness at this point This is how my heart heals

I do this for myself

You see I have lost all trust in you

Unlike my forgiveness

Trusting you again is not mandatory

Being close again is not necessary

Unlike forgiveness, everything else is a choice

I knew, in essence, I had to forgive

In order to move forward

Giving you my friendship

Vulnerability and trust was not needed to close the door

I had to learn that

Friendship, trust, honesty and vulnerability

Only occurs now, as it started in the beginning

...with two persons wanting it.




In this piece, I ask the question when we forgive who is this act for