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Tattered Diary: Prima
In a corner of the room they lay,
A tattered diary with some hastily torn pages;
Memoir of a marred childhood.
They see it but don't have the courage
To read it as they know,
It has answers, answers to all whys,
For his exasperation, for that indifferent goodbye.
As indifference was their only answer;
When he laid on his knees, begged them: 'Stop it please'
And they grinned, said 'That's the way life goes'
Then when he pleaded to let him go away;
His father, disapproved, laughed so hard;
And his dreams were broken like shards of glass.
He cried, ...