Six Wishes/Five Things Which Made Me Smile Today

I wish I could tell you that things will get better.
A pretty girl smiled at me on the way to work.
I wish I could say that I’ll always be there.
I saw a boy struggling to carry on giving his sister a piggy-back, tottering all over the pavement, but not giving up.
I wish I could tell you that you won’t be given more than you can handle.
The sun shone into my office all day long.
I wish I could say the best was yet to come.
As I walked home, fireworks exploded over the rooftops of the terrace.
I wish I could tell you this would be useful someday, that there’s a point to the screaming, cold nights.
I realised how soon I would see you again.
I wish I could say that I loved you this much.