Capital Punishment

October 23, 2010
By alicia_jones GOLD, Middleburgh, New York
alicia_jones GOLD, Middleburgh, New York
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Cutting words crudely sculpt innocent flesh;
Vermillion calligraphy mottles frozen ground.
Dignity, identity, morality are mortally wounded.
Black and blue, beginning to evanesce.
In menacing presence, becoming glassy-eyed,
I am shadow of the buoyant girl I once was.


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