Wring Out

Yesterday’s news

Is the same as last year-

Your imagination

Is my nightmare-

Those lies coming

Spewing from your lips-

Is the truth you

Continually twist

Tell them it’s me

I’m no good-

Fits your storyline

Just as it should-

Wrung out of love

There is no more-

I must leave

I can’t be your whore-

The one you drain

With fantasy guilt-

The one with whom

This pretending life you have built-

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4 Responses to Wring Out

  1. anitashope says:

    Very well said. If you have ever been in any sort of abusive relationship, then you will understand these words.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Hammad Rais says:

    Wonderfully penned 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

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