Treasure Island

Sara Stowell


Giving Up


Off in the distance
a child cries,
Tears of fear,
pain and constant lies.
Off in the distance
a child screams,
Panic sets in..
is it just a dream?
Off in the distance
curled in a ball,
A child rocks
from the pain of it all.
Off in the distance
you see the eyes,
Of a child who is broken
and wanting to die.

© S.E.S

Submitted: Wednesday, October 26, 2005
Edited: Saturday, April 29, 2006

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