Erin Massiello

Rookie (August 1987 / Connecticut)

Murder Kills - Poem by Erin Massiello

You murdered the perfect family
You don't know why
Law enforcement is after you
You don't know what to do
Don't hide
It won't get you anywhere
Face your fears
Tell them you were depressed
Cause you had nothing
Tell them you were angry
Cause no one understood you
Tell them you were upset
And never meant it
Trust me
They’ll listen
They'll understand

You murdered the Mommy
You murdered the Daddy
You murdered the perfect baby
Didn’t murder the bad baby
Cause that baby was you

You try to hide
There's no place to hide
You try to run
There’s no place to run
You can't get anywhere
You try to pray to God
But he's not listening
He forgot about you long ago

There's only one thing to do
It’s your worst fear
Wakes you at night
Makes you sweat and shake
Makes every hair on your body stand up
Your last resort
It's the only thing you got

Said murder couldn’t fix anything
Said suicide wouldn't fix anything
But deep down it does
We all know it does
So this is how it ends
Suicide ended the death of a killer

Comments about Murder Kills by Erin Massiello

  • Donna Nimmo Donna Nimmo (12/29/2013 8:12:00 PM)

    A murderer really murders all the loved one's. The autopsy pictures dance in thier mind as they try to sleep. A murderer makes many victims when he kills. From a family member of one that was murdered. Great write. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, March 29, 2007

Poem Edited: Tuesday, February 8, 2011

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