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   Pumping

pumping

pumping



I stop



eyes wander to the plugs,

bright red light

hiding underneath the



PRECIOUS BUTTON.



My fingers hurt

numb from tapping, tapping, arched over keys.



My brain hurts;

exercise is unusual.

Meaningless assignment,

crazy syntax.



A Logical Solution

seeps from my head:



YANK IT!!



Work, work, work,

words, words, words,

stored and forgotten.

Who will mind if I erase it?



Pale grey flesh

attacks black rubber cord,



Pulling

pulling

pullin...




This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.






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