they knew the truth about your wicked ways.
The breath so hot it feels like a dragon breathing down my neck.
The strength of your words always feel like I’m drowning with bricks tied to my feet.
The days that I count until you’re not around to hunt me down like a wolf looking for its next meal.
The sweat I feel dripping down my neck as I fear what will happen to me if I mess up again in front of you.
No witnesses to watch you take your anger out on me.
I want to be free from this prison I live in only to wander through life not knowing what to do next with my desire to be free at last.
Written By: Deirdre Stokes