Cheater.

Reads: 245  | Likes: 0  | Shelves: 0  | Comments: 1

More Details
Status: Finished  |  Genre: Other  |  House: Booksie Classic
She should've never done it, and now she has to pay for it...

Submitted: April 21, 2008

A A A | A A A

Submitted: April 21, 2008

A A A

A A A


Cheater
By: Kristyn D’Angiolillo
 
By the rain-soaked window I sat,
Watching the drops fall down with a splat.
And dreading his coming with fear,
Trying to hold back a pressing tear.
 
Finally he came with a loud bang,
And brought me from my thinking,
That maybe he just wouldn’t come.
Now my heart beats like the pound of a dream.
 
As his footsteps draw nearer and nearer,
My mind becomes clearer and clearer.
I know I won’t last through the day,
If he has anything to say.
 
As he entered the room, I stood,
Rigidly standing, stiff as wood.
No hello as a sign of greeting,
On the day of this grave meeting.
 
He gave me a cold, hard stare,
The anger in his eyes, bright as a flare.
No words did he speak to me,
And I knew, never again would I be free.
 
The thunder rolled outside,
And he was across the room in one long stride.
The tears poured freely from my eyes,
As I tried to stifle my piercing cries.
 
He held me up by my neck,
And I was out cold with one sharp deck.
From then I remember no more,
As I lay on the hardwood floor.
 
Forever more I will wish,
That I had never been so foolish.
For a few stolen hours of harmless fun,
My life was lost to the shot of a gun.


© Copyright 2017 Bibliophile. All rights reserved.

Add Your Comments:

Comments

avatar

Author
Reply