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Her Father is a Monster

He holds her tight,like a beast
Of hungry sea and angry skies;
And all the worries of the east
Collide in her senses and her eyes;
Thus the moon light screams the loudest
Which sky's ear intently denies.

One jab the more she refuses his kiss
Had broken the bones of her waist
Where the pain kills her every sense
Until he freely pull her undies;
A scary thought violently expressed
How painful,he did it with ease.

And on that floor beside her sister
That silently sleeps,innocent of the scene
The silent cries,the painful tears
Tell how hard she struggles within
Her hymen broken by her father's
Badness luminous as a grapeskin.

He moves on top of her like a tiger
Unfed,starving for some meat
As she stares at him she saw a monster
Such respect and love turn to hate
And before the day wakes by the crows of roosters,
He crawled back to her mother's bed,in sweat

Copyright-Airyn R.Lentija 2010

Comments

THE REAL SCENE......Thanks so much for this and I pray that every victim will have the inner strength to come out to speak for themselves and others because silence fuels child sexual abuse, also that perpetrator will repent and come to light, gone are the days when I fast and pray that all perpetrators of chidl sexual abuse will sleep and never wake up.
The pain is is excrutiating, I mean the betrayal of trust.
Thanks friend for your concern.

Olutosin Oladosu Adebowale
Founder/Project Coordinator
Star of Hope Transformation Centre
512 Road
F Close
Festac Town
Lagos-Nigeria

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THANK YOU:)

Dear Olutosin,

Thank you for your comment.This things happened often that they became so common.Children refuse to speak because they were never educate to whom or where they should seek help.

your friend

Airyn Lentija-Sloan

http://airynspoetry.blospot.com

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abuse

Dearest Airyn,

Another disturbing, moving and beautiful poem. Thank you for sharing - you are a gifted writer.

In friendship,
Jade

Airyn Lentija's picture

THANK YOU:)

Dear Jade,

i will continue to learn and i will never stop dispite of poverty to use my talent well for the voiceless.

your friend

Airyn Lentija-Sloan

http://airynspoetry.blospot.com

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