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Rag DollRag Doll7 years ago in Transgressive
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Alone in a corner she sits, licking old wounds, like a dog refusing to let them heal. Pacing up, down, picking the scabs, punching the bruises, she sustains the pain, as a gardener tends to his flowers. Thoughts maintained as faithfully, she covered her walls with the beautiful romance of Waterhouse.
The phone rings, beep, the message machine takes over. Bitter-minded, she glances warily about the shadows. A voice drifts through the haze, burrows into her soul. Eyes snapping to attention, breath held, she glares at a knight on the wall as the acid words dig in.
"…listen, I just can't. Not tonight, tomorrow, probably not on the weekend, and next week isn't looking good either. Why don't you just call up your boy … oh wait, you two aren't together anymore, are …"
Mercifully, the voice cuts off. Phone jack in hand, she twists the cord tightly around her wrists. Eyes blinking, the wire digs in slightly, punishing the repulsive weakness. Burn me once, shame on you. Burn me twice, shame on m