"SILENCE"

by SHEILA AULT

INTENTIONS SILENCED ~ CROSS-ROAD MISSED
MEMORIES UNRAVELING ~ SUBCONSCIENCE PISSED

PURE INNOCENCE ~ SUBDUED BY FATHER
SELF-RESPECT ~ ABANDONED BY MOTHER

SCARS GROTESQUE ~ LITTLE GIRLS SHAME
DREAMS BROKEN ~ SHATTERED BY PAIN

SELF DESTRUCTION ~ WHOLE-HEARTED ATTEMPTS
RUSSIAN RULETTE ~ SELF-HATRED; CONTEMPT

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