Punishment Two Fold

No finger can touch the feelings not met
Casting holds them from further breaking
Pain and shame should have cleared my foolhardy debt
Oh but to find a stick, to scratch the itch,
By twisting and snaking

© 2011 Michael Yost

6 responses to “Punishment Two Fold

  1. Michael this is very vivid.


  2. a thought provoking poem sometimes pain we cause others comes back and we do pay the debt in pain ourselves hope your well boogey xxjen


  3. how we wish we can change things, but can’t and no, guilt is not a remedy for the pain 😦 nicely put!


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