Poem – “Caring Less”

Caring Less

The trying abyss
Is one with a garnet eye
Who knows your apathy inside
Does it strain the sinews not to care
As it holds the heart in a vicegrip
Draining the blood into the galley
To meet the sewer’s flow later
Tumultuous,
Impossibly unfeeling

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