Treasure Island

Clove Beatty


Alone


There is nothing left of me
As the darkness consumes me
I find
I am alone, as i always am
I'm so cold
I reached out
I tried to scream
but you can not hear me
can not see me
I need someone to see me
listen to me
to understand me

Now you look down and see me
and you are afraid
Afraid because you didn't see me
didn't see me struggling
reaching out to with my wrists still stained red

But yet I still hid
Letting myself freeze
with a fire in the next room
Trying to scream
with tape still covering my mouth

Submitted: Thursday, March 07, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, September 24, 2013

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