Pink

July 12, 2012 at 7:16 pm (Poems) (, , , , , , , , , , , , , )

I will scrub this pink
striped dress
with its pretty smile
in the dark bathroom
of abysmal atrocity

I will scrub this pink
striped dress
until fearful nightmares
are happy adventures
riding free in a fast car

I will scrub this pink
striped dress
to remove indelible stains
tattered sanity and
the smell of strangers

I will scrub this pink
striped dress
to repair its innocence
reinstate its torn trust
and drown the sound

of crying

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2 Comments

  1. bricemai said,

    Very powerful and vivid. I can see the whole scene in my head.

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