Treasure Island

Kaila George

(20 October 1962 / New Zealand)

How Does A Victim Feel


I see no evil
Because we hide the pain
I hear no evil
Because you’re too scared to say
I speak no evil
Because I never could tell anyone
About what was hidden deep inside?
Sad because this is how a victim feels

Submitted: Tuesday, August 06, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, August 06, 2013

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©Kaila George 2013

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  • Kevin Patrick (8/29/2013 5:17:00 PM)

    Harrowing is the only way to describe this, also filled with great depth and understanding of what it means to be in the position, The closing line is something I get. (Report) Reply

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