One Friend: A Poem

One friend recently got married.
One friend got divorced.
One friend’s partner was in the hospital.
One friend was in an abusive relationship not long ago.
One friend was in an abusive relationship years ago.
One friend is frustrated with dating.

One friend is openly and intentionally polyamorous.
One friend will get married in a few months.
One friend has been married for ten years.
One friend, no, two friends, have twins.

One friend may have a second child someday soon.
One friend and his partner are hoping to adopt.

One friend has trouble committing.
One friend is much, much older, and never had children.
One friend is much older and lives by himself.