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November 27, 2023

Nighty Night

By Charlie Robert

Nighty Night

She lies there.
Choking her pillow.
Scuba Tube.
If I should die before I wake.
She lies there.
The windows are black.
No one sees out.
But something sees in.
Her Beasts.
Her Kin.
Don't eat me please eat me.
A shatter of glass.
Blood in the throat.
She lies there.
Eyes like the dolls
she hides in the attic.

Article © Charlie Robert. All rights reserved.
Published on 2021-11-08
Image(s) are public domain.
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