Does anyone even speak anymore?

Does anyone look you in the eye and speak?

What version of ourselves are we becoming?

We move in the same directions.

Yet we never say a word.

We sit opposite each other.

Our eyes pointed awkwardly away.

On the inside.

We beg for interaction.

On the outside.

We seem to abhor it.

Our heads lowered.

In prayer to technology.

Our phones, tablets, iPods.

They have become an extension of ourselves.

We find solace in 1s and 0s

We speak the language of binary.

We find solace in familiar people and conversations.

We forget the world around us.

I am guilty.

So are you.

Does anyone even speak anymore?

Or have we forgotten how to?

I am Timi