Silent Screams


When someone yawns

I think to myself,

Are they really tired

Or are they silently screaming?


Most would think

They are sleepy.

I hang on the thought

That they're crying out for help.







When I yawn

I'm silently screaming.

I just cover it up

So no one know I'm in pain.


I put on my smile

To cover up the truth

'Cause it's not worth

Dragging my friends into.


I try to deal with it,

But sometimes it's too much,

So my yawns eventually

Turn into cries of anger.


Will anybody be able to hear me?


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