Ink Stained Face

April 25, 2018
By danisirico BRONZE, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
danisirico BRONZE, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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The black “ink” pours down my face
From the makeup that is no longer in place
I’ve tried so many times to understand
Why you would want to throw away a life so grand
I’m sad, I’m angry, and feel somewhat betrayed
For you will never know how bad I wish you would have stayed
But now here I am being told that it’s okay to cry
Because now it’s time to say our final goodbye.


The author's comments:

This piece was inspired by the loss of my older brother. It is for the "Ink It" contest.


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