An Emotion, Naked!

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For Heaven’s sake, I’m eating,

I howled at her,

Sin felt, she stepped back,

In a flash! Drew away those arms bony that pled,

I’d never heard that voice of mine before,

I’d seen people scoff the same,

Assumed then, these moments weren’t mine,

They’d always been cast out of my lore,

Angry I’d then been, caught off shore,

Till seconds away,

I met this stranger self of mine,

Bit me her pain, choked me that burger bite,

Freaked me out that freaking reality,

Irritation shot across, my emotion’s disguise,

Her life slithering down the drain,

Only I could munch and fill to a smile,

Sweat kissed I gasped for breath,

While the Sun missed no chance punishing her insane,

On her shoulder, that naked baby,

Maybe slumber ridden, may be dead,

Stony did it lie… Enough!

A spark, and my count at work soothed dry my crying brain,

Out of breath then my emotions naked,

Too tough on a tougher day on this poor swine,

Dipped often in strains of haze and wine,

Soon wiped clear, formatted it all seemed till late evening,

For then took over Life…

Debaroon’013

 

 

Image Credit : http://www.flickr.com/photos/40816499@N00/3583213565/

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6 thoughts on “An Emotion, Naked!

  1. this is very moving. The realization of one’s own “turning away” and how that can be a bitter pill. Or a hard to swallow bite of burger.

    that woman. her face and that baby. I wish i could help her. Hug her. Let her relax somewhere safe.

    I wish that is what politicians concerned themselves with–perpetuating peace and wellness, instead of military strength and war. It would be such a better world.

  2. The photo and your words are powerful and raw, which is a hallmark of your talent. It was good to see that you stopped in at my blog again. Your soul continues to shine…

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