Yes Rosie, it is one that I wrote. I am starting to write poetry again as a healthy way to express what is inside of me. Not very good at it, but I find it helps me cope better with life.
We can respond to irritation with a smile instead of scowl, or by giving warm praise instead of icy indifference. By our being understanding instead of abrupt, others, in turn, may decide to hold on a little longer rather than to give way. Love, patience, and meekness can be just as contagious as rudeness and crudeness.