greg richardson


Bitter Pain


Bitter pain
that envelopes me
how can I ward it away?
All my efforts
have halted its advance
but when will be
the end of it?
The monster within
wishes to come out
and no one can stop him
He is my companion
my friend
He smashes liars and defeats
all my enemies
but at what cost?
He doesn't want
to hide anymore
who will befriend
someone like him?

Submitted: Friday, May 31, 2013
Edited: Saturday, June 01, 2013

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