For I Am a Dragon

April 22, 2018
By kayliethewriter BRONZE, Farmingville, New York
kayliethewriter BRONZE, Farmingville, New York
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Favorite Quote:
"But, nonetheless, she persisted."

I am told that my body is sinful, that my bare skin is blasphemy in the form of hot velvet.
I am told the cleavage that spills out of the cups of my bra is all but a beast;
hungry and reckless,
baring its teeth at
whoever dares to whistle
whoever dares
to smirk
to leer
to touch.
For I am a dragon-
every word that breaks free from my throat
is a ball of flames,
bright and burning and
-he sliced into me and licked my blood off his sword; yet he calls himself a hero.

The author's comments:

I scribbled this in my notebook after a long and boring high school assembly about dress codes. The thing was, it was only directed towards girls. I was so annoyed; I had to get my anger out somehow.

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