I Sat There

 

they came in

and took everything.

stole from a grasp

still masked

from impropriety.

and i

sat

there

;

like a deer in headlights.

staring at the

stained wood

Confused

by this new world presented to me.

 

I sat there,

devoured by anger

but drained

by disappointment.

 

Because they knew me

and they still

stole

from

me.

they came in and took everything

as

I

sat there,

grasping

 

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via Daily Prompt: Overworked