The Monster’s Fate (poem)

A monster he returns to rob my dreams

As he did with days so long ago

Assured a youthful child won’t grow to know

The bitter soul that’s drowned out by our screams


A monster he that loved my mother so

He wouldn’t see the truth behind her schemes

And the added challenge of extremes

To which his punishments would come to show


And now he’s back to rob me of my sleep

This phantom with the power of a sprite

Explaining all his reasoning to me


For him I have no further tears to weep

His torments only brings a grim delight

To see how we are bound eternally

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AudreyHowitt 11 months ago from California

Powerful piece Martin!

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RJ Schwartz 11 months ago from Idaho Falls, Idaho

Very poignant and riveting

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ChitrangadaSharan 11 months ago from New Delhi, India

Nice expressions! Thank you.

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