Going under

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The reflections are broken

But I can see you there

Glaring at the surface

As my hand breaks the water

Pleading for help.

 

And I see in your face

You are stuck on the shore

Angrily assuming

That I already blame you

For letting me drown.

 

~ Liesl Dineen

(5-day poetry chain challenge, day 1.)

2 Comments

  1. pkp

    Oh my goodness this is power-ful and yes beautiful here on the page :)

    Reply
    1. it's nothing, really... (Post author)

      Thank you Pearl!

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