General Poetry posted May 25, 2023

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Childhood Devastation


by Debi Pick Marquette

The author has placed a warning on this post for violence.
The author has placed a warning on this post for sexual content.

all her emotions now were feign

an innocence poured down the drain

her joy and laughter had died there

when threats were used to hurt and scare

 his haunting eyes on her had pressed

and now her youth had seen its best

and while he daunted her, he eyed

when he was done, her silence lied

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