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Father

By , Norridge, IL
Daughter
In her room on the computer.
Father
Walks in drunk as could be.
Daughter
Dad leave I’m busy doing things.
Father
Walks closer to daughter reeking of boos
Daughter
Sick of this happening pushes her father away
Father
Falls back comes closer to his child and slaps her
Daughter
Doesn’t flinch she’s use to the pain
Father
Now angry as ever pushes his child off the chair.
Daughter
Sitting on the floor wondering why he keeps doing this. Please dad stop
I’M SORRY.
Father
No such thing as sorry and kicks her in the stomach.
Daughter
Gasps for air as her father leaves.





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Artemis_Girl This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Oct. 20, 2009 at 2:18 pm
Um...wow. That was good, but kinda depressing...
 
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