possession

April 21, 2009
By luna5 BRONZE, Oologah, Oklahoma
luna5 BRONZE, Oologah, Oklahoma
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A pair of eyes in the night
Blood dripping in piercing light
A silent scream no one heard
The laughing cry of a mockingbird
A disappointment in one’s true love
A judgment comes from one above
Innocent killed by fear or ration
Killing innocent became a passion
The cackling laugh of the guilty one
They realize now she’s just begun
The shrill cry of one “possessed”
Speaking words while she’s caressed
A raven peering to the right
A small town full of fright.


The author's comments:
i wrote this poem after my class read "The Crucible" so when i read this poem i tend to think of the wut happened in salem.

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