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A Fool Was I

written by: Anne G

@TheInkTruth

 

A fool was I

to question why

reply denied

unmasked - the lie

I choked then cried

consumed

with shame

a mortal wound

I died a little bit

that day

the words you spewed

cut to the quick

I flinched and bristled

with regret

loathing  filled

my every pore

I gathered up

my injured pride

denouncing you

denouncing love

Anne G

Anne G

JUNE 2016 AUTHOR OF THE MONTH at Spillwords.com
Why write?

I write because I am:

Driven to distraction by the inequities of the society in which we live.
Motivated by cruelty, abuse, ignorance and indifference.

My intention:To poke, prod and provoke!

"Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess." - Oscar Wilde
Anne G

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