Poem – “Reparations”

Reparations

However our shared cell rots,
There’s nothing here to be repaired
It appears we are locked in purgatory
For the rest of our time and beyond together
We cease to hate and hurt each other,
But our bond was never strong enough
To be worth mending

© S. M. Shuford 2018
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