He Ain’t Heavy

He’s my brother.

You know that song? ‘He ain’t heavy, he’s my brother’. Well, it’s a great reminder for me. I know ‘brother’ can substitute for a metaphor also, but I have a brother that challenges that exact phrase. 

He can’t help himself, he’s my brother … is more apt. 

He falls back into the same pattern and each time it has been the same problem that led to it, himself.

He’s a high functioning independent, dependent.

I use to think, he just needs more maturing, confidence, life skills and he’ll be able to manage himself and relationships, but now I think it’s more a personality type, his.

However, he keeps me honest, a reliable sister, me.

Just thought I’d put it out there…

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