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ObjectWriting => Object Writing Word Of The Day => Topic started by: Dorian Black on March 12, 2019, 09:56:50 AM



Title: Comb
Post by: Dorian Black on March 12, 2019, 09:56:50 AM
A grey prison cell with a grey soul inside. Moonlight slips from the small barred window, a tiny spotlight bringing to life all the thoughts that reside within, thy Whys, Hows and What-ifs that have been haunting the room forever. A simple mistake, a momentary misjudgement, like an exit from a highway that has no turning back. A wasted life from a single moment. In his hands a comb, his only company and condolence in this odyssey, with more than half of its teeth broken off. A crack and another tooth flies off, another month of life wasted, another step closer to the provisional freedom that follows. Just a few more to go