I Weep

byjillieb©

Frantic
A deadline forgotten.
Immovable, with penalties;
unmoved by tears.

Chaotic
Documents strewn.
Irreplaceable, mandatory;
misplaced by neglect.

Broken
Self-confidence lost.
Unreasonably in doubt;
irresolute in judgment.

Bitter
A resentful litany.
Regrettably vituperative;
forget not nor forgive.

Paranoic
All intent questioned.
Impaired, ever suspicious;
despairing of humanity.

Suicidal
Only death is rest.
Illusory, a deception;
inexorably pursued.

I saw but could not touch.
I helped but could not soothe.
I loved but could not save.
I weep.

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