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The Chains of Silence

by Suzie Wargo Lockhart 2 years ago in inspirational

Silence Unleashed

The Chains of Silence
Photo by Artem Labunsky on Unsplash

Your presence

constantly lingers near,

penetrating my thoughts

perpetuating fear—

Reminding me, remain silent

protect the painted veneer;

A facade you have created

carefully constructed

to conceal the malevolent darkness

but, I see it in your eyes.

Perversion is your demise.

Soon all will know

Who you truly are

Because I will be silenced

NO. MORE.

No other will experience

Your depravity

Your delirium

Finding courage, I become

An unseen warrior.

Publicly now exposed

For all the world to see.

The chains become yours

I finally fly free...

inspirational

Suzie Wargo Lockhart

Suzie Lockhart hopes to bake cookies and tell bedtime stories as well as her favorite TV character, Carol, played by Melissa McBride on TWD. Until then, she w/b writing a YA novel w/ son, Bruce Lockhart. amazon.com/author/suzielockhart

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